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#1. I have sometimes asked myself whether my country is the better for my having lived at all? I do not know that it is. I have been the instrument of doing the following things; but they would have been done by others; some of them, perhaps, a little better. #Quote by Thomas Jefferson
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#2. When angry count to ten before you speak. If very angry, count to one hundred. #Quote by Thomas Jefferson
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#3. I am a sect by myself, as far as I know. #Quote by Thomas Jefferson
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#4. For if one link in nature's chain might be lost, another might be lost, until the whole of things will vanish by piecemeal. #Quote by Thomas Jefferson
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#5. Malice will always find bad motives for good actions. - Shall we therefore never do good? #Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Mildred Jefferson quotes by Thomas Jefferson
#6. When habit has strengthened our sense of duties, they leave us no time for other things; but when young we neglect them and this gives us time for anything. #Quote by Thomas Jefferson
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#7. The heirs of Jefferson and Madison would be the Democratic-Republicans, the heirs of Hamilton and Adams would be the Federalists. But the heirs of Washington would be all Americans. #Quote by John P. Avlon
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#8. Our liberty depends on the freedom of the press, and that cannot be limited without being lost. #Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Mildred Jefferson quotes by Thomas Jefferson
#9. I had rather be shut up in a very modest cottage with my books, my family and a few old friends, dining on simple bacon, and letting the world roll on as it liked, than to occupy the most splendid post, which any human power can give. #Quote by Thomas Jefferson
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#10. It would not be for the public good to have [a majority in Congress of one party] greater [than] two to one. #Quote by Thomas Jefferson
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#11. Capt. Lewis is brave, prudent, habituated to the woods, and familiar with Indian manners and character," Jefferson told Benjamin Rush.95 Lewis asked William Clark, George Rogers Clark's brother, to join him in organizing what became known as the Corps of Volunteers for North West Discovery.96 Jefferson thought of America as an "empire of liberty." Now he would have a keener, more detailed grasp of the continent that stretched far beyond the nation's existing borders - and a chance at claiming that sprawling West. #Quote by Jon Meacham
Mildred Jefferson quotes by Thomas Jefferson
#12. To every obstacle oppose patience, perseverance and soothing language. #Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Mildred Jefferson quotes by Thomas Jefferson
#13. I sincerely believe the banking institutions having the issuing power of money, are more dangerous to liberty than standing armies. #Quote by Thomas Jefferson
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#14. Grace always wins. #Quote by Jefferson Bethke
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#15. Mildred Pierce was capable of great acts of love as a mother. #Quote by Kate Winslet
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#16. Lay down true principles and adhere to them inflexibly. Do not be frightened into their surrender by the alarms of the timid, or the croakings of wealth against the ascendency of the people. #Quote by Thomas Jefferson
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#17. The last hope of human liberty in this world rests on us. #Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Mildred Jefferson quotes by Thomas Jefferson
#18. Let us save what remains: not by vaults and locks which fence them from the public eye and use in consigning them to the waste of time, but by such a multiplication of copies, as shall place them beyond the reach of accident. #Quote by Thomas Jefferson
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#19. A strong body makes the mind strong. As to the species of exercises, I advise the gun. While this gives moderate exercise to the body, it gives boldness, enterprise and independence to the mind. Games played with the ball and others of that nature are too violent for the body and stamp no character on the mind. Let your gun therefore be your constant companion of your walks. #Quote by Thomas Jefferson
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#20. In the world of your story, your outline is like the Ten Commandments. Unfortunately, your characters are all Atheists. #Quote by Jefferson Smith
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#21. The First Amendment has created a wall of separation between the church and the State. But that wall is one directional. It is to keep the government from running the Church. But it is not to keep Christian principles out of the government. #Quote by Thomas Jefferson
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#22. My most earnest wish is to see the republican element of popular control pushed to the maximum of its practicable exercise. I shall then believe that our government may be pure and perpetual. #Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Mildred Jefferson quotes by Thomas Jefferson
#23. A country whose buildings are of wood, can never increase in its improvements to any considerable degree ... Whereas when buildings are of durable materials, every new edifice is an actual and permanent acquisition to the state, adding to its value as well as to its ornament. #Quote by Thomas Jefferson
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#24. It is in the love of one's family only that heartfelt happiness is known. #Quote by Thomas Jefferson
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#25. I don't know what we did without Velcro in the American theater. It's a miracle substance! People had long intermissions, probably. #Quote by Jefferson Mays
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#26. Music furnishes a delightful recreation for the hours of respite from the cares of the day, and lasts us through life. #Quote by Thomas Jefferson
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#27. Our legislators are not sufficiently apprized of the rightful limits of their power; that their true office is to declare and enforce only our natural rights and duties, and to take none of them from us. #Quote by Thomas Jefferson
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#28. And why should we, of all people, expect the proud new developing nations to see the world precisely as we see it? Was any new nation ever more outspoken, independent and unaligned than the young America of Jefferson, Jackson, and Lincoln? #Quote by Chester Bowles
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#29. Making wine and drinking wine is not new to African Americans and others in the Diaspora. South Africa has a three-century history in growing, harvesting and distilling grapes as wine. The entire continent of Africa has a history in wine-making. In this country, slaves cultivated the vineyards owned by Thomas Jefferson and other vintners. #Quote by Andre Hueston Mack
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#30. We love God by loving his people. #Quote by Jefferson Bethke
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#31. Morals were too essential to the happiness of man, to be risked on the uncertain combinations of the head. Nature laid their foundation, therefore, in sentiment, not in science. #Quote by Thomas Jefferson
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#32. The contest is not between Us and Them, but between Good and Evil, and if those who would fight Evil adopt the ways of Evil, Evil wins. #Quote by Thomas Jefferson
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#33. No government ought to be without censors; and where the press is free no one ever will. #Quote by Thomas Jefferson
Mildred Jefferson quotes by Thomas Jefferson
#34. I write nothing for publication, and last of all things should it be on the subject of religion. On the dogmas of religion as distinguished from moral principles, all mankind, from the beginning of the world to this day, have been quarrelling, fighting, burning and torturing one another, for abstractions unintelligible to themselves and to all others, and absolutely beyond the comprehension of the human mind. Were I to enter on that arena, I should only add an unit to the number of Bedlamites.
[Letter to Mathew Carey, 11 November 1816] #Quote by Thomas Jefferson

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