Nothing can now be believed which is seen in a newspaper. truth itself becomes suspicious by being put into that polluted vehicle.
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
No nation is permitted to live in ignorance with impunity
I have sworn upon the altar of God, eternal hostility against every form of tyranny...
The mobs of the great cities add just so much to the support of pure...
The man who fears no truth has nothing to fear from lies.
Self-interest, or rather self-love, or egoism, has been more plausibly substituted as the basis of...
Were it left to me to decide whether we should have a government without newspapers,...
Every people may establish what form of government they please, and change it as they...
The most valuable of all talents is never using two words when one will do.
Taxes should be continued by annual or biennial reenactments; because a constant hold by the...
Good humor is one of the preservatives of our peace and tranquility
Never spend your money before you have it.
The glow of one warm thought is to me worth more than money.
France has sincerely wished peace, and their seducers have wished war, as well for the...
Every citizen should be a soldier. This was the case with the Greeks and Romans,...
Bodily decay is gloomy in prospect, but of all human contemplations the most abhorrent is...
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
War is an instrument entirely inefficient toward redressing wrong; and multiplies, instead of indemnifying losses.
No man has a natural right to commit aggression on the equal rights of another,...
There is a level of cowardice lower than that of the conformist: the fashionable non-conformist.
Crime and the fear of crime have permeated the fabric of American life.