We prefer war in all cases to tribute under any form and to any people whatever
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Resort is had to ridicule only when reason is against us.
The natural cause of the human mind is certainly from credulity to skepticism.
I find friendship to be like wine, raw when new, ripened with age, the true...
I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have
To compel a man to furnish funds for the propagation of ideas he disbelieves and...
The God who gave us life, gave us liberty at the same time.
Conquest is not in our principles; it is inconsistent with our government
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
I can not live with out books.
One man with courage is a majority.
When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot in it and hang...
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Fix reason firmly in her seat, and call to her tribunal every fact, every opinion....
I find the pain of a little censure, even when it is unfounded, is more...
It is incumbent on every generation to pay its own debts as it goes. A...
One insult pocketed soon produces another
I hope our wisdom will grow with our power, and teach us that the less...
Millions of innocent men, women, and children, since the introduction of Christianity, have been burned,...
A man is given the choice between loving women and understanding them.
I can make a scene that's not supposed to be sexy, very sexy. It's a...