No nation is permitted to live in ignorance with impunity
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
No man has a natural right to commit aggression on the equal rights of another,...
Where a new invention promises to be useful, it ought to be tried
If people let government decide what foods they eat and what medicines they take, their...
Responsibility is a tremendous engine in a free government
The care of human life and happiness and not their destruction is the first and...
Leave all the afternoon for exercise and recreation, which are as necessary as reading. I...
I find as I grow older that I love those most whom I loved first.
If the freedom of religion, guaranteed to us by law in theory, can ever rise...
All authority belongs to the people
The spirit of this country is totally adverse to a large military force.
Don't talk about what you have done or what you are going to do.
Conquest is not in our principles; it is inconsistent with our government.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Bodily decay is gloomy in prospect, but of all human contemplations the most abhorrent is...
I find friendship to be like wine, raw when new, ripened with age, the true...
He who knows best knows how little he knows.
Resistance to tyrants is obedience to God.
No duty the Executive had to perform was so trying as to put the right...
A coward is much more exposed to quarrels than a man of spirit.
The most successful war seldom pays for its losses.