The happiest moments my heart knows are those in which it is pouring forth its affections to a few esteemed characters.
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Were it left to me to decide whether we should have a government without newspapers,...
When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot in it and hang...
No government can continue good but under the control of the people.
When any one State in the American Union refuses obedience to the Confederation by which...
We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal; that they...
Never spend your money before you have earned it.
It does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods or...
Question with boldness even the existence of God; because, if there be one, he must...
If people let government decide what foods they eat and what medicines they take, their...
This is the fourth?
It is more dangerous that even a guilty person should be punished without the forms...
It takes time to persuade men to do even what is for their own good.
I have no fear that the result of our experiment will be that men may...
Difference of opinion is advantageous in religion. The several sects perform the office of a...
Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may...
Politics, like religion, hold up torches of martyrdom to the reformers of error.
No nation is permitted to live in ignorance with impunity
It is in our lives and not our words that our religion must be read.
How much pain they have cost us, the evils which have never happened.
Where the press is free and every man able to read, all is safe.