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Thomas Jefferson

April 13, 2043 - July 04, 1826
Showing Thomas Jefferson Quotes 61 - 70 of 80
"I would go to hell for my country."source: Upon being appointed commissioner to France, 1785.patriotism, dedication, sacrifice
"Fix reason firmly in her seat, and call to her tribunal every fact, every opinion. Question with boldness even the existence of a God; because, if there be one, he must more approve of the homage of reason, than that of blindfolded fear."source: Thomas Jefferson, letter to his nephew Peter Carr, from Paris, August 10, 1787; Merrill D. Peterson, ed., Thomas Jefferson: Writings, New York: Library of America, 1994, pp. 900-906.question, belief, God, pondering, religion

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