We never repent of having eaten too little.
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Thomas Jefferson Quotes
Every government degenerates when trusted to the rulers of the people alone. The people themselves...
Honesty, disinterestedness and good nature are indispensable to procure the esteem and confidence of those...
The most truthful part of a newspaper is the advertisements
Be polite to all, but intimate with few.
Morals were too essential to the happiness of man, to be risked on the uncertain...
The natural progress of things is for liberty to yield and government to gain ground.
I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have
The best principles of our republic secure to all its citizens a perfect equality of...
I am mortified to be told that, in the United States of America, the sale...
My affections were first for my own country, then, generally, for all mankind
Living is something everyone can do, but few actually experience
The whole art of government consists in the art of being honest
Those who sacrifice freedom for safety deserve neither.
I do not find in orthodox Christianity one redeeming feature.
Whenever the people are well informed, they can be trusted with their own government; that...
Christianity is the most perverted system that ever shone on man
Experience demands that man is the only animal which devours his own kind, for I...
One loves to possess arms, though they hope never to have occasion for them.
All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain...
I have seen enough of one war never to wish to see another.