World Of Quotes

Quotes, Sayings, and Proverbs
 Thomas Paine Quotes
45 Famous Quotes by Thomas Paine
1/29/1737 - 6/8/1809
Also Known As:  
Thomas Pain
Professions:  
Information:  
About Thomas Paine

Reason obeys itself; and ignorance submits to whatever is dictated to it.

Reason Quotes, by Thomas Paine

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph.

Victory Quotes, by Thomas Paine

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

'Tis the business of little minds to shrink; but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death.

Politics / government Quotes, by Thomas Paine

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

It is not a field of a few acres of ground, but a cause, that we are defending, and whether we defeat the enemy in one battle, or by ;degrees, the consequences will be the same.

Cause Quotes, by Thomas Paine

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

A bad cause will never be supported by bad means and bad men.

Cause Quotes, by Thomas Paine

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

The world is my country, all mankind are my brethren, and to do good is my religion.

Country Quotes, by Thomas Paine

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly; it is dearness only that gives everything its value. I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress and grow brave by reflection. 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink; but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death.

Death / immortality Quotes, by Thomas Paine

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.

Freedom Quotes, by Thomas Paine

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

We fight not to enslave, but to set a country free, and to make room upon the earth for honest men to live in.

Freedom Quotes, by Thomas Paine

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

Action and care will in time wear down the strongest frame, but guilt and melancholy are poisons of quick dispatch.

Guilt Quotes, by Thomas Paine

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

'Tis the business of little minds to shrink; but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death. -Thomas Paine.

Heart-quotes Quotes, by Thomas Paine

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom must, like men, undergo the fatigue of supporting it.

Liberty Quotes, by Thomas Paine

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

Man must go back to nature for information.

Nature Quotes, by Thomas Paine

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

He that would make his own liberty secure must guard even his enemy from oppression; for if he violates this duty, he establishes a precedent that will reach to himself.

Oppression Quotes, by Thomas Paine

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

My mind is my own church.

Religion / beliefs Quotes, by Thomas Paine

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

It is necessary to the happiness of a man that he be mentally faithful to himself.

Self-respect Quotes, by Thomas Paine

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

A long habit of not thinking a thing wrong, gives it a superficial appearance of being right, and raises at first a formidable outcry in defense of custom. But the tumult soon subsides. Time makes more converts than reason.

Thinking Quotes, by Thomas Paine

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

When men yield up the privilege of thinking, the last shadow of liberty quits the horizon.

Thought Quotes, by Thomas Paine

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly; it is dearness only that gives everything its value.

Value Quotes, by Thomas Paine

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

We have it in our power to begin the world over again.

World Quotes, by Thomas Paine

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes