Peace and abstinence from European interferences are our objects, and so will continue while the present order of things in America remain uninterrupted.
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Thomas Jefferson Quotes
But friendship is precious, not only in shade, but in the sunshine of life; and...
The evidence of the natural rights of expatriation, like that of our right to life,...
Every people may establish what form of government they please, and change it as they...
Resistance to tyrants is obedience to God.
I'm a great believer in luck and I find the harder I work, the more...
The earth belongs to the living, not to the dead.
Conquest is not in our principles; it is inconsistent with our government
Whenever the people are well informed, they can be trusted with their own government; that...
Never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.
I can not live with out books.
I consider ethics, as well as religion, as supplements to law in the government of...
Question with boldness even the existence of God; because, if there be one, he must...
Traveling makes a man wiser, but less happy.
How much pain they have cost us, the evils which have never happened.
My views and feelings are in favor of the abolition of war--and I hope it...
When angry, count ten before you speak; if very angry, an hundred.
The boisterous sea of liberty is never without a wave.
The basis of our government (is) is opinion of the people.
The reality is that zero defects in products plus zero pollution plus zero risk on...
A democracy is a government in the hands of men of low birth, no property,...