Quotes by Thomas Jefferson

Thomas Jefferson

Thomas Jefferson

American statesman

Alive from: 1743-1826

Category: Politics

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    Speeches that are measured by the hour will die with the hour.
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    Take not from the mouth of labor the bread it as earned.
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    Taste cannot be controlled by law.
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    That government is best which governs the least, because its people discipline themselves.
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    That government is the strongest of which every man feels himself a part.
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    The advertisements are the most truthful part of a newspaper.
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    The art of life is the art of avoiding pain; and he is the best pilot, who steers clearest of the rocks and shoals with which it is beset.
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    The boisterous sea of liberty is never without a wave.
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    The care of human life and happiness and not their destruction is the only legitimate object of good government.
    Source: Letter to Republicans, 31-03-1809
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    The Creator has not thought proper to mark those in the forehead who are of stuff to make good generals. We are first, therefore, to seek them blindfold, and then let them learn the trade at the expense of great losses.
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    The glow of one warm thought is to me worth more than money.
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    The God who gave us life, gave us liberty at the same time.
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    The happiest moments of my life have been the few which I have passed at home in the bosom of my family.
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    The man who fears no truth has nothing to fear from lies.
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    The man who reads nothing at all is better educated than the man who reads nothing, but newspapers.
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