No nation is permitted to live in ignorance with impunity
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Rightful liberty is unobstructed action according to our will within limits drawn around us by...
The will of the people is the only legitimate foundation of any government, and to...
The moral sense, or conscience, is as much a part of man as his leg...
Force is the vital principle and immediate parent of despotism.
Believing with you that religion is a matter which lies solely between man and his...
I cannot live without books.
Bodily decay is gloomy in prospect, but of all human contemplations the most abhorrent is...
A free people claim their rights as derived from the laws of nature, and not...
How much does free cost?
Whenever the people are well-informed, they can be trusted with their own government.
I, however, place economy among the first and most important republican virtues, and public debt...
He who knows best knows how little he knows.
Be polite to all, but intimate with few.
In truth, politeness is artificial good humor, it covers the natural want of it, and...
The liberty of speaking and writing guards our other liberties.
If the freedom of religion, guaranteed to us by law in theory, can ever rise...
The natural progress of things is for liberty to yield and government to gain ground.
No government can continue good but under the control of the people.
No matter what your religion, you should try to become a government program, for then...
It is easier to sail many thousand miles through cold and storm and cannibals, in...