The God who gave us life gave us liberty at the same time; the hand of force may destroy, but cannot disjoin them.
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Every people may establish what form of government they please, and change it as they...
I have great confidence in the common sense of mankind in general.
A democracy is nothing more than mob rule, where fifty-one percent of the people may...
It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself.
Whatever enables us to go to war, secures our peace
France has sincerely wished peace, and their seducers have wished war, as well for the...
I can never fear that things will go far wrong where common sense has fair...
An injured friend is the bitterest of foes.
When angry, count ten before you speak; if very angry, an hundred.
Religions are all alike -- founded upon fables and mythologies
I have ever deemed it more honorable and more profitable, too, to set a good...
Is it less dishonest to do what is wrong because it is not expressly prohibited...
On matters of style, swim with the current, on matters of principle, stand like a...
In a republican nation, whose citizens are to be led by reason and persuasion and...
In every country and every age, the priest had been hostile to Liberty.
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing...
War is an instrument entirely inefficient toward redressing wrong; and multiplies, instead of indemnifying losses.
I find as I grow older that I love those most whom I loved first.
Ultimately love is everything.
Love gives itself; it is not bought.