The best principles of our republic secure to all its citizens a perfect equality of rights.
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
The glow of one warm thought is to me worth more than money.
Ignorance is preferable to error; and he is less remote from truth who believes nothing,...
All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain...
This is the fourth?
The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of...
The two principles on which our conduct towards the Indians should be founded, are justice...
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
If God is just, I tremble for my country.
The evidence of the natural rights of expatriation, like that of our right to life,...
We are endeavoring, too, to reduce the government to the practice of a rigorous economy,...
The man who fears no truth has nothing to fear from lies.
All authority belongs to the people
The tax which will be paid for the purpose of education is not more than...
In a republican nation, whose citizens are to be led by reason and persuasion and...
Taste cannot be controlled by law.
I hope our wisdom will grow with our power, and teach us, that the less...
But friendship is precious, not only in shade, but in the sunshine of life; and...
It behooves every man who values liberty of conscience for himself, to resist invasions of...
I do not find in orthodox Christianity one redeeming feature.
Force is the vital principle and immediate parent of despotism.