Notable Quote – Thomas Jefferson

by Skip

“The strongest reason for the people to retain the right to keep and bear arms is, as a last resort, to protect themselves against tyranny in government.

-Thomas Jefferson, Founding Father


(Er, that would be OUR Government)

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  • Eve Harrington

    Great quote. It’s too bad that, according to, it has not been found in any of Jefferson’s writings.

    • granitegrok

      Well, well………well, drat!


  • Tim from Nashua

    And to protect our own against the Marauding Bands of Liz Warren’s and O-bah-muhh’s Amerika

  • Van

    Skip, I would like to use that Quote. What is the source so I can use that.

    Thanks Van

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