No nation is drunken where wine is cheap; and none sober, where the dearness of wine substitutes ardent spirits as the common beverage. It is, in truth, the only antidote to the bane of whiskey.
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Whenever you do a thing, act as if all the world were watching.
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
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I have but one system of ethics for men and for nations - to be...
Whenever the people are well-informed, they can be trusted with their own government.
If God is just, I tremble for my country.
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Timid men prefer the calm of despotism to the tempestuous sea of liberty.
Pride costs more than hunger, thirst and cold.
Those who sacrifice freedom for safety deserve neither.
The God who gave us life, gave us liberty at the same time.
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It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself.
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