The following are a few quotes made by one of our forefarthers Thomas Jefferson, who it has been said the greatest volume of sheer brainpower in one place occurred when Jefferson dined alone.
Quoted by John Kennedy.
The following are quotes of Thomas Jefferson.
When we get piled upon one another in large cities, as in Europe, we shall become as corrupt as Europe.
The democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
It is incumbent on every generation to pay its own debts as it goes. Aprinciple which if acted on would save one-half the wars of the world.
I predict future happiness for Americans if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government.
No free man shall ever be debarred the use of arms.
The strongest reason for the people to retain the right to keep and bear arms is, as a last resort, to protect themselves against tyranny in government.
The tree of liberty must be fefreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants.
To compel a man to subsidze with his taxes the propagation of ideas which he disbelieves and abhors is sinful and tyrannical
Thought those to be Food for thought.