The States should be left to do whatever acts they can do as well as the general government.
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Thomas Jefferson Quotes
Health is the requisite after morality
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
My principle is to do whatever is right, and leave the consequences to Him who...
A lawyer without books would be like a workman without tools.
I hope our wisdom will grow with our power, and teach us that the less...
Commerce with all nations, alliance with none, should be our motto.
I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have
On the dogmas of religion, as distinguished from moral principles, all mankind, from the beginning...
I consider ethics, as well as religion, as supplements to law in the government of...
I live for books.
One man with courage is a majority.
The glow of one warm thought is to me worth more than money.
Never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.
The two principles on which our conduct towards the Indians should be founded, are justice...
I, however, place economy among the first and most important republican virtues, and public debt...
For a people who are free, and who mean to remain so, a well-organized and...
The juries are our judges of all fact, and of law when they choose it.
The wise know too well their weakness to assume infallibility; and he who knows most,...
The wisdom of the wise and the experience of the ages, may be preserved through...
An optimist is a person who sees a green light everywhere, while a pessimist sees...