Search Quotes
Search more than 36,000 Quotes by over 6,000 Authors.
Home Page
Quotes by Author
Quotes by Topic
Popular Quotes
Popular Authors
Submit a Quote
Thomas Jefferson Quotes
Showing: 11 - 20 Thomas Jefferson Quotes of 78
How much pain have cost us the evils which have never happened.
The genius of architecture seems to have shed its maledictions over this land.
There is a natural aristocracy among men. The grounds of this are virtue and talent.
Merchants have no country. The mere spot they stand on does not constitute so strong an attachment as that from which they draw their gains.
Never buy what you do not want because it is cheap; it will be dear to you.
No government ought to be without censors; and where the press is free, no one ever will.
The sickly, weakly, timid man fears the people, and is a Tory by nature.
Some men look at constitutions with sanctimonious reverence, and deem them like the ark of the covenant, too sacred to be touched.
Though written constitutions may be violated in moments of passion or delusion, yet they furnish a text to which those who are watchful may again rally and recall the people; they fix too for the people the principles of their political creed.
In truth, politeness is artificial good humor, it covers the natural want of it, and ends by rendering habitual a substitute nearly equivalent to the real virtue.
Browse Page(s):
Search quotes
Great Quote
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
Life Quote
I'm the one that has to die when it's time for me to die, so let me live my life, the way I want to.
Friend Quote
To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.
Funny Quote
Once you can accept the universe as matter expanding into nothing that is something, wearing stripes with plaid comes easy.
Sad Quote
Everyone is a moon and has a dark side which he never shows to anybody.
All quotations on this website are the property and copyright of their respective authors. All quotations are provided for educational and informational purposes only.
Copyright © 2011 LifeQuotesLib.com. All Rights Reserved.