Famous Thomas Jefferson Quotes



“Don’t talk about what you have done or what you are going to do.”
[Thomas Jefferson]

“In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock.”
[Thomas Jefferson]

“I cannot live without books.”
[Thomas Jefferson]

“Never spend your money before you have it.”
[Thomas Jefferson]

“Honesty is the first chapter of the book of wisdom.”
[Thomas Jefferson]

“Never trouble another for what you can do for yourself.”
[Thomas Jefferson]

“A democracy is nothing more than mob rule, where fifty-one percent of
the people may take away the rights of the other forty-nine.”
[Thomas Jefferson]

“Determine never to be idle…It is wonderful how much may be done if we are always doing.”
[Thomas Jefferson]

“Do not bite at the bait of pleasure, till you know there is no hook beneath it.”
[Thomas Jefferson]

“Whenever you do a thing, act as if all the world were watching.”
[Thomas Jefferson]

“He who knows best knows how little he knows.”
[Thomas Jefferson]

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