What is true of every member of the society, individually, is true of them all collectively; since the rights of the whole can be no more than the sum of the rights of the individuals.
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
We have the wolf by the ears, and we can neither hold him, nor safely...
In every country and every age, the priest had been hostile to Liberty.
It is incumbent on every generation to pay its own debts as it goes. A...
The whole art of government consists in the art of being honest.
We hold these truths to be self evident: that all men are created equal; that...
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
I may grow rich by an art I am compelled to follow; I may recover...
Living is something everyone can do, but few actually experience
I own that I am not a friend to a very energetic government. It is...
The moral sense is the first excellence of well-organized man.
No man has a natural right to commit aggression on the equal rights of another,...
Power is not alluring to pure minds
I do not find in orthodox Christianity one redeeming feature.
Nobody can acquire honor by doing what is wrong
The States should be left to do whatever acts they can do as well as...
My views and feelings are in favor of the abolition of war--and I hope it...
When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot in it and hang...
I never submitted the whole system of my opinions to the creed of any party...
The principal purpose of the Democratic Party is to use the force of government to...
Ive been fighting with Acorn, alongside Acorn, on issues you care about, my entire career.