Open Wiki Open WikiOpen InfoG Open InfoGNew Quote New Quote

Quote from Thomas Jefferson,

"Whenever the people are well informed,
they can be trusted with their own government;
that whenever things get so far wrong as to attract their notice,
they may be relied on to set them to rights."


Thomas Jefferson (more quotes by Thomas Jefferson or books by/about Thomas Jefferson)

(1743-1826), US Founding Father, drafted the Declaration of Independence, 3rd US President

(1743-1826) U.S. Founding Father, 3rd US President


letter to Richard Price, January 8, 1789


Education, Freedom, Government, Individual Rights, Knowledge, Truth, Liberty, Civil Rights, Trust, President


Kindle Categories:

Get a Quote-A-Day!
Liberty Quotes sent to your mail box.
Email:  More quotes...