Responsibility is a tremendous engine in a free government.
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Never spend your money before you have earned it.
There is...an artificial aristocracy founded on wealth and birth, without either virtue or talents.... The...
The most valuable of all talents is never using two words when one will do.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Question with boldness even the existence of God; because, if there be one, he must...
If there be one principle more deeply rooted than any other in the mind of...
The liberty of speaking and writing guards our other liberties.
Our principles are founded on the immovable basis of equal right and reason.
The legitimate powers of government extend to such acts only as they are injurious to...
The glow of one warm thought is to me worth more than money.
Common sense is the foundation of all authorities, of the laws themselves, and of their...
The whole art of government consists in the art of being honest.
That government is the strongest of which every man feels himself a part.
Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like...
The juries are our judges of all fact, and of law when they choose it.
An enemy generally says and believes what he wishes.
The spirit of this country is totally adverse to a large military force.
The animosities of soverigns are temporary, and may be allayed; but those which seize the...
Sometimes I wish that I was the weather, you'd bring me up in conversation forever....
The best relationships in our lives are the best not because they have been the...
When liberty comes with hands dabbled in blood it is hard to shake hands with...