In matters of style, swim with the current;In matters of principle, stand like a rock.
More quotes by Thomas Jefferson
To preserve their independence, we must not let our rules load us with perpetual debt. We must make our election between economy and liberty, or profusion and servitude.
I sincerely believe that banking establishments are more dangerous than standing armies, and that the principle of spending money to be paid by posterity, under the name of funding, is but swindling futurity on a large scale.
The strongest reason for the people to retain the right to keep and bear arms is, as a last resort, to protect themselves against tyranny in government.
More quotes about Life
Little difficulties are made to swell until they fill our horizon while the real big blessings of life are dwindled down to nothing.
The smart way to keep people passive and obedient is to strictly limit the spectrum of acceptable opinion, but allow very lively debate within that spectrum.
Not everything I write will be a masterpiece; I know that. It is a process selecting words to convey feelings never meant to be spoken. So maybe I’ve been searching for what’s already been said and this is the finest way I can say it. I love you, in everything I am, I love you.
Honest criticism is hard to take, particularly from a relative, a friend, an acquaintance, or a stranger.
Work like you dont need the money, love like youve never been hurt, and dance like nobody is watching.
Our greatest fear should not be of failure but of succeeding at things in life that dont really matter.