Pride costs us more than hunger, thirst, and cold.
There is not a truth existing which I fear… or would wish unknown to the whole world.
Great innovations should not be forced on slender majorities.
Love your neighbor as yourself, and your country more than yourself.
An enemy generally says and believes what he wishes.
No nation is permitted to live in ignorance with impunity
One travels more usefully when alone, because he reflects more.
I own that I am not a friend to a very energetic government. It is always oppressive.
Those who sacrifice freedom for safety deserve neither.
It is more honorable to repair a wrong than to persist in it
The foundation on which all our constitution are built is the natural equality of man