To every obstacle oppose patience, perseverance and soothing language.
Thomas Jefferson (1743 - 1826)
Contributed by: Zaady
Whenever the people are well informed, they can be trusted with their own government; that whenever things get so far wrong as to attract their notice, they may be relied on to set them to rights.
We mutually pledge to each other our lives, our fortunes, and our sacred honour.
Source: Declaration of Independence.
Be polite to all, but intimate with few.
Thomas Jefferson's Decalogue of Canons V. Pride costs us more than hunger, thirst, and cold.
Thomas Jefferson's Decalogue of Canons VI. We never repent of having eaten too little.
Thomas Jefferson's Decalogue of Canons VII. Nothing is troublesome that we do willingly.
Thomas Jefferson's Decalogue of Canons IV. Never buy what you do not want . . . because it is cheap; it will be dear to you.
Information is the currency of democracy.
I have seen enough of one war never to wish to see another.
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