Question with boldness even the
existence of a God ; because if there
be one, He must more approve of the
homage of reason, than that of
I have sworn upon the altar of God,
eternal hostility against every form of
tyranny against the mind of man.
A coward is much more exposed
to quarrels than a man of spirit.
It is error alone that needs the
support of government. Truth
can stand alone.
In matters of style swim with the
current; in matters of principle
stand like a rock.
When we get piled on one another
in large cities, as in Europe we will
become as corrupt as Europe.
It is incumbent on every generation
to pay it's own debts as it goes. A
principle if acted on would save one
half of the wars of the world.
A Bill of Rights is what the people
are entitled to against any government,
and what no just government should
refuse or rest on inference.
I predict future happiness for Americans
if they can prevent the government from
wasting the labors of the people under
the pretense of taking care of them.
I tremble for my country when I reflect that
God is just,
that his justice cannot sleep forever.
I believe that banking institutions are more
dangerous to our liberties than standing
My reading of history convinces me that
most bad government results from too
I never considered a difference of opinion
in politics, in religion in philosophy, as cause
for withdrawing from a friend.
Where do we live?
Show a little Respect.