No man will ever bring out of the presidency the reputation which carries him into it
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Nothing can now be believed which is seen in a newspaper. truth itself becomes suspicious...
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it...
If the freedom of religion, guaranteed to us by law in theory, can ever rise...
Politics is such a torment that I advise everyone I love not to mix with...
The advertisement is the most truthful part of a newspaper.
It is in our lives and not our words that our religion must be read.
If people let government decide what foods they eat and what medicines they take, their...
Conquest is not in our principles; it is inconsistent with our government
The most successful war seldom pays for its losses.
The will of the people is the only legitimate foundation of any government.
Every citizen should be a soldier. This was the case with the Greeks and Romans,...
Power is not alluring to pure minds
Our greatest happiness does not depend on the condition of life in which chance has...
There is not a sprig of grass that shoots uninteresting to me.
Let common sense and common honesty have fair play, and they will soon set things...
The man who fears no truth has nothing to fear from lies.
The most valuable of all talents is never using two words when one will do.
Let us in education dream of an aristocracy of achievement arising out of a democracy...
I have no ambition to govern men; it is a painful and thankless office.
The aristocracy is in decline in the City, and the cloth-cap professionals are in the...
By nature all people are alike, but by education become different