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
On the dogmas of religion, as distinguished from moral principles, all mankind, from the beginning...
The whole art of government consists in the art of being honest.
Speeches that are measured by the hour will die with the hour.
Bigotry is the disease of ignorance, of morbid minds; enthusiasm of the free and buoyant....
No occupation is so delightful to me as the culture of the earth, and no...
Laws are made for men of ordinary understanding and should, therefore, be construed by the...
Under the law of nature, all men are born free, every one comes into the...
Those who sacrifice freedom for safety deserve neither.
Motherhood is the keystone of the arch of matrimonial happiness
The good opinion of mankind, like the lever of Archimedes, with the given fulcrum, moves...
Taste cannot be controlled by law
Good humor is one of the preservatives of our peace and tranquility
Never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.
My affections were first for my own country, then, generally, for all mankind
Liberty is to the collective body, what health is to every individual body. Without health...
It is more dangerous that even a guilty person should be punished without the forms...
The press is the best instrument for enlightening the mind of man, and improving him...
Responsibility is a tremendous engine in a free government
In times like these men should utter nothing for which they would not be willingly...
Entitlement and privelege corrupt.