Your own reason is the only oracle given you by heaven, and you are answerable for, not the rightness, but the uprightness of the decision
Quote by Thomas Jefferson
The strongest reason for the people to retain the right to bear arms is, as...
Don't talk about what you have done or what you are going to do.
I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work, the more...
Force is the vital principle and immediate parent of despotism.
It is neither wealth nor splendor; but tranquility and occupation which give you happiness.
Timid men prefer the calm of despotism to the tempestuous sea of liberty.
All authority belongs to the people
I am captivated more by dreams of the future than by the history of the...
The boisterous sea of liberty is never without a wave
What is true of every member of the society, individually, is true of them all...
No nation is drunken where wine is cheap; and none sober, where the dearness of...
I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have
Politics is such a torment that I advise everyone I love not to mix with...
Responsibility is a tremendous engine in a free government
I find that he is happiest of whom the world says least, good or bad.
Resort is had to ridicule only when reason is against us.
Never spend your money before you have earned it.
Is it less dishonest to do what is wrong because it is not expressly prohibited...
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
The great masses of the people will more easily fall victims to a big lie...
Morality is nothing but a struggle for safety