The evidence of the natural rights of expatriation, like that of our right to life, liberty, the use of our faculties, the pursuit of happiness, is not left to the feeble and sophistical
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
The basis of our government (is) is opinion of the people.
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing...
I find that he is happiest of whom the world says least, good or bad.
The man who fears no truth has nothing to fear from lies.
No man will ever carry out of the Presidency the reputation which carried him into...
Difficulties indeed sometimes arise; but common sense and honest intentions will generally steer through them.
He who knows nothing is closer to the truth than he whose mind is filled...
Resistance to tyrants is obedience to God.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than those attending...
On matters of style, swim with the current, on matters of principle, stand like a...
My views and feelings are in favor of the abolition of war--and I hope it...
My theory has always been, that if we are to dream, the flatteries of hope...
Good humor is one of the preservatives of our peace and tranquility.
Question with boldness even the existence of God; because, if there be one, he must...
Force is the vital principle and immediate parent of despotism.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Merchants have no country. The mere spot they stand on does not constitute so strong...
Living is something everyone can do, but few actually experience
There is such a thing as perfection...and our purpose for living is to find that...
I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to...