«Each person must live their life as a model for others.»Rosa Parks

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
«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
«Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.» — Thomas Jefferson
«...We are all Federalists,and we are all Republicans.» — Thomas Jefferson
«We in America do not have government by the majority. We have government by the majority who participate.» — Thomas Jefferson
«Every Generation Needs a New Revolution» — 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
«I sincerely believe that banking establishments are more dangerous than standing armies, and that the principle of spending money to be paid by posterity, under the name of funding, is but swindling futurity on a large scale.» — Thomas Jefferson
«It is in our lives and not our words that our religion must be read.» — Thomas Jefferson
«I was bold in the pursuit of knowledge, never fearing to follow truth and reason to whatever results they led.» — Thomas Jefferson
«It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself.» — Thomas Jefferson
«I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.» — Thomas Jefferson
«Too old to plant trees for my own gratification, I shall do it for my posterity.» — Thomas Jefferson
«I am satisfied, and sufficiently occupied with the things which are, without tormenting or troubling myself about those which may indeed be, but of which I have no evidence.» — Thomas Jefferson
«Timid men prefer the calm of despotism to the tempestuous sea of Liberty.» — Thomas Jefferson
«Religions are all alike- founded upon fables and mythologies.» — Thomas Jefferson
«Those who labor in the earth are the chosen people of God.» — Thomas Jefferson
«I'm a great believer in luck and I find the harder I work, the more I have of it.» — Thomas Jefferson
«I have recently been examining all the known superstitions of the world and do not find in our particular superstition [Christianity] one redeeming feature.» — Thomas Jefferson
«...in war, they will kill some of us; we shall destroy all of them» — Thomas Jefferson
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