The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants.
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Thomas Jefferson Quotes
Nobody can acquire honor by doing what is wrong
The animosities of soverigns are temporary, and may be allayed; but those which seize the...
Taste cannot be controlled by law.
I never did, or countenanced, in public life, a single act inconsistent with the strictest...
Christianity is the most perverted system that ever shone on man
No government can continue good but under the control of the people.
Speeches that are measured by the hour will die with the hour.
Equal rights for all, special privileges for none
I consider trial by jury as the only anchor ever yet imagined by man, by...
Peace, commerce and honest friendship with all nations; entangling alliances with none.
We never repent of having eaten too little.
If government have a right of demanding ad libitum and of taxing us themselves to...
Every citizen should be a soldier. This was the case with the Greeks and Romans,...
Where a new invention promises to be useful, it ought to be tried
Millions of innocent men, women, and children, since the introduction of Christianity, have been burned,...
Every people may establish what form of government they please, and change it as they...
It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself.
Do not bite at the bait of pleasure, till you know there is no hook...
Reality is easy. It's deception that's the hard work.
Desperation for a relationship attracts a lot of mirages.