The way to silence religious disputes is to take no notice of them.
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Thomas Jefferson Quotes
I am an Epicurean. I consider the genuine (not the imputed) doctrines of Epicurus as...
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have
Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and...
Whenever you do a thing, act as if all the world were watching.
Only aim to do your duty, and mankind will give you credit where you fail.
The danger is that the cruel arts of their oppressors have enchained their minds, have...
The selfish spirit of commerce knows no country, and feels no passion of principle but...
I have never been able to conceive how any rational being could propose happiness to...
Experience hath shewn, that even under the best forms of government those entrusted with power...
It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself.
Friendship is but another name for an alliance with the follies and the misfortunes of...
Good humor is one of the preservatives of our peace and tranquility
Force is the vital principle and immediate parent of despotism.
Wisdom I know is social. She seeks her fellows. But Beauty is jealous, and illy...
What is true of every member of the society, individually, is true of them all...
I cannot live without books.
Freedom of the person under the protection of habeas corpus. I deem one of the...
The essence of a free government consists in an effectual control of rivalries.
In all forms of government the people is the true legislator.