We prefer war in all cases to tribute under any form and to any people whatever
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may...
Question with boldness even the existence of God; because, if there be one, he must...
I own that I am not a friend to a very energetic government. It is...
If government have a right of demanding ad libitum and of taxing us themselves to...
Men of quality are not threatened by women of equality
Advertisements contain the only truths to be relied on in a newspaper.
The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of...
Traveling makes a man wiser, but less happy.
Only aim to do your duty, and mankind will give you credit where you fail.
Pride costs more than hunger, thirst and cold.
We have the wolf by the ears, and we can neither hold him, nor safely...
There is a natural aristocracy among men. The grounds of this are virtue and talents.
Good humor is one of the preservatives of our peace and tranquility.
But friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life;...
In every country and every age, the priest had been hostile to Liberty.
The wise know too well their weakness to assume infallibility; and he who knows most,...
Peace, commerce and honest friendship with all nations; entangling alliances with none.
Speeches that are measured by the hour will die with the hour.
Every citizen should be a soldier. This was the case with the Greeks and Romans,...
It is more dangerous that even a guilty person should be punished without the forms...