Thomas Jefferson

Thomas Jefferson

principal author of the Declaration of Independence (1776) and the third President of the United States (18011809)
I consider the doctrines of Jesus as delivered by himself to contain the outlines of the sublimest system of morality that has ever been taught but I hold in the most profound detestation and execration the corruptions of it which have been invented...More Thomas Jefferson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I know of no safe depository of the ultimate power of the society but the people themselves.More Thomas Jefferson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The natural cause of the human mind is certainly from credulity to skepticism.More Thomas Jefferson quotes [07/20/2011 04:07:33]
[T]he opinion which gives to the judges the right to decide what laws are constitutional and what not, not only for themselves, in their, own sphere of action, but for the Legislature and Executive also in their spheres, would make the Judiciary a despotic branch.More Thomas Jefferson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is more honorable to repair a wrong than to persist in it.More Thomas Jefferson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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