Quote by Thomas Jefferson : “The glow of one warm t”

The glow of one warm thought is to me worth more than money.

Quote by Thomas Jefferson : “I was bold in the purs”

I was bold in the pursuit of knowledge, never fearing to follow truth and reason to whatever results they led, and bearding every authority which stood in their way.

Quote by Thomas Jefferson : “He who knows nothing i”

He who knows nothing is closer to the truth than he whose mind is filled with falsehoods and errors.

Quote by Thomas Jefferson : “Determine never to be idle”

Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time, who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done, if we are always doing. – Thomas Jefferson

Quote by Thomas Jefferson : “I wish that all nations”

I wish that all nations may recover and retain their independence; that those which are overgrown may not advance beyond safe measures of power, that a salutary balance may be ever maintained among nations, and that our peace, commerce, and friendship, may be sought and cultivated by all. It is our business to manufacture for […]

Quote by Thomas Jefferson : “The glow of one warm”

The glow of one warm thought is to me worth more than money. – Thomas Jefferson

Quote by Thomas Jefferson : “The whole commerce between master”

The whole commerce between master and slave is a perpetual exercise of the most boisterous passions, the most unremitting despotism on the one part, and degrading submissions on the other. Our children see this, and learn to imitate it; for man is an imitative animal. This quality is the germ of all education in him. […]

Quote by Thomas Jefferson : “He who receives an idea”

He who receives an idea from me, receives instruction himself without lessening mine; as he who lights his taper at mine, receives light without darkening me. That ideas should freely spread from one to another over the globe, for the moral and mutual instruction of man, and improvement of his condition, seems to have been […]

Quote by Thomas Jefferson : “You have heard of the”

You have heard of the new chemical nomenclature endeavored to be introduced by Lavoisier, Fourcroy, &c. Other chemists of this country, of equal note, reject it, and prove in my opinion that it is premature, insufficient and false. These latter are joined by the British chemists; and upon the whole, I think the new nomenclature […]

Quote by Thomas Jefferson : “Nature intended me for the”

Nature intended me for the tranquil pursuits of science, by rendering them my supreme delight. But the enormities of the times in which I have lived, have forced me to take a part in resisting them, and to commit myself on the boisterous ocean of political passions. – Thomas Jefferson