Thomas Jefferson

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Thomas Jefferson (April 13, 1743 – July 4, 1826) was an American Founding Father, the principal author of the Declaration of Independence (1776) and the third President of the United States (1801–1809). At the beginning of the American Revolution, he served in the Continental Congress, representing Virginia and then served as a wartime Governor of ...
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11 November 2014
No government ought to be without censors; and where the press is free no one ever will.
11 November 2014
They know, and will therefore say, that kings are the servants, not the proprietors of the people.
11 November 2014
We must endeavor to forget our former love for them [the British] and to hold them, as we hold the rest of mankind, enemies in war, in peace friends.
11 November 2014
We may consider each generation as a distinct nation, with a right, by the will of its majority, to bind themselves, but none to bind the succeeding generation, more than the inhabitants of another country.
11 November 2014
Merchants have no country. The mere spot they stand on does not constitute so strong an attachment as that from which they draw their gains.

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Loljjhbmjv 20 November 2018
Fuck you
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Goldheart Bird 16 October 2013
From Thomas Jefferson's help, we have demarcisy! ! ! And I want to read the Declatation of Independice one day! !
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