When any one State in the American Union refuses obedience to the Confederation by which they have bound themselves, the rest have a natural right to compel them to obedience
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
America And Americans Quotes
I have great confidence in the common sense of mankind in general.
When we get piled upon one another in large cities, as in Europe, we shall...
I am for a government rigorously frugal and simple, applying all the possible savings of...
Liberty is to the collective body, what health is to every individual body. Without health...
Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want...
Never spend your money before you have it.
Walking is the best possible exercise. Habituate yourself to walk very fast.
It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself.
For a people who are free, and who mean to remain so, a well-organized and...
That government is the strongest of which every man feels himself a part.
If people let government decide what foods they eat and what medicines they take, their...
We did not raise armies for glory or for conquest.
I have but one system of ethics for men and for nations - to be...
Good humor is one of the preservatives of our peace and tranquility
Whenever the people are well-informed, they can be trusted with their own government.
The tax which will be paid for the purpose of education is not more than...
It is incumbent on every generation to pay its own debts as it goes. A...
No freeman shall be debarred the use of arms.
I have seen enough of one war never to wish to see another.
He who knows best knows how little he knows.