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Thomas Jefferson Quotes

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«I am increasingly persuaded that the earth belongs exclusively to the living and that one generation has no more right to bind another to it's laws and judgments than one independent nation has the right to command another.» — Thomas Jefferson
«I am for freedom of religion, and against all maneuvers to bring about a legal ascendency of one sect over another.» — Thomas Jefferson
«Whatever enables us to go to war, secures our peace» — Thomas Jefferson
«Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time, who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done, if we are always doing.» — Thomas Jefferson
«The Democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.» — Thomas Jefferson
«When the people fear the government there is tyranny, when the government fears the people there is liberty.» — Thomas Jefferson
«Though an old man I am but a young gardener.» — Thomas Jefferson
«The legitimate powers of government extend to such acts only as are injurious to others. It does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods or no god. It neither picks my pocket nor breaks my leg.» — Thomas Jefferson
«If people let the government decide what foods they eat and what medicines they take, their bodies will soon be in as a sorry state as the souls who live under tyranny.» — Thomas Jefferson
«Those who labor in the earth are the chosen people of God.» — Thomas Jefferson
«The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do.» — Thomas Jefferson
«I have no ambition to govern men; it is a painful and thankless office.» — Thomas Jefferson
«A government big enough to give you everything you want is strong enough to take everything you have.» — Thomas Jefferson
«And for the support of this declaration, with a firm reliance on the protection of divine providence, we mutually pledge to each other our lives, our fortunes and our sacred honor.» — Thomas Jefferson
«It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself.» — Thomas Jefferson
«If I am to meet with a disappointment, the sooner I know it, the more of life I shall have to wear it off.» — Thomas Jefferson
«...in war, they will kill some of us; we shall destroy all of them» — Thomas Jefferson
«Religions are all alike- founded upon fables and mythologies.» — Thomas Jefferson
«Timid men prefer the calm of despotism to the tempestuous sea of Liberty.» — Thomas Jefferson
«Every Generation Needs a New Revolution» — Thomas Jefferson
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