France has sincerely wished peace, and their seducers have wished war, as well for the...
The same prudence which in private life would forbid our paying our own money for...
I may grow rich by an art I am compelled to follow; I may recover...
My views and feelings are in favor of the abolition of war--and I hope it...
Our principles are founded on the immovable basis of equal right and reason.
The evidence of the natural rights of expatriation, like that of our right to life,...
War is an instrument entirely inefficient toward redressing wrong; and multiplies, instead of indemnifying losses.
My principle is to do whatever is right, and leave the consequences to Him who...
Our liberty depends on the freedom of the press, and that cannot be limited without...
The animosities of soverigns are temporary, and may be allayed; but those which seize the...
The two principles on which our conduct towards the Indians should be founded, are justice...
Under the law of nature, all men are born free, every one comes into the...
Tranquility is the old mans milk
Pride costs more than hunger, thirst and cold.
Liberty is the great parent of science and of virtue; and a nation will be...
The merchant has no country
The press is the best instrument for enlightening the mind of man, and improving him...
The boisterous sea of liberty is never without a wave