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124 Famous Quotes by Thomas Jefferson
4/13/1743 - 7/4/1826
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A coward is much more exposed to quarrels than a man of spirit.

Cowardice Quotes, by Thomas Jefferson

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And to preserve their independence, we must not let our rulers load us with perpetual debt. We must make our election between economy and liberty, or profusion and servitude.

Debt Quotes, by Thomas Jefferson

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Never spend your money before you have it.

Debt Quotes, by Thomas Jefferson

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We hold these truths to be sacred & undeniable; that all men are created equal & independant, that from that equal creation they derive rights inherent & inalienable, among which are the preservation of life, & liberty, & the pursuit of happiness.

Declaration of independence Quotes, by Thomas Jefferson

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The earth is given as a common for men to labor and live in.

Earth Quotes, by Thomas Jefferson

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I place economy among the first and most important virtues, and public debt as the greatest of dangers ... We must make our choice between economy and liberty, or profusion and servitude. If we can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the.

Economy Quotes, by Thomas Jefferson

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Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day.

Education Quotes, by Thomas Jefferson

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That government is best which governs least, because its people discipline themselves.

Government Quotes, by Thomas Jefferson

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It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself.

Government Quotes, by Thomas Jefferson

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It is the trade of lawyers to question everything, yield nothing, and to talk by the hour.

Law Quotes, by Thomas Jefferson

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I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than those attending too small a degree of it.

Liberty Quotes, by Thomas Jefferson

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It behoves every man who values liberty of conscience for himself, to resist invasions of it in the case of others: or their case may, by change of circumstances, become his own.

Liberty Quotes, by Thomas Jefferson

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The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants. It is it's natural manure.

Liberty Quotes, by Thomas Jefferson

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The God who gave us life gave us liberty at the same time.

Liberty Quotes, by Thomas Jefferson

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Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.

Peace Quotes, by Thomas Jefferson

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No man will ever bring out of the Presidency the reputation which carries him into it.

President Quotes, by Thomas Jefferson

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Error of opinion may be tolerated where reason is left free to admit it.

Reason Quotes, by Thomas Jefferson

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A little rebellion now and then ... is a medicine necessary for the sound health of government.

Rebellion Quotes, by Thomas Jefferson

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Resort is had to ridicule only when reason is against us.

Ridicule Quotes, by Thomas Jefferson

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We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights, that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.

Rights Quotes, by Thomas Jefferson

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The man who fears no truths has nothing to fear from lies.

Truth Quotes, by Thomas Jefferson

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I have sworn upon the altar of God, eternal hostility against every form of tyranny over the mind of man.

Tyranny Quotes, by Thomas Jefferson

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Victory and defeat are each of the same price.

Victory Quotes, by Thomas Jefferson

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Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty.

Vigilance Quotes, by Thomas Jefferson

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