Thomas Jefferson

Notable Quote – Thomas Jefferson

by Skip October 4, 2013

‘Dependence begets subservience and venality, suffocates the germ of virtue, and prepares fit tools for the designs of ambition. – Thomas Jefferson (H/T: Protect the Second Amendment – Resistance New Hampshire)

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Notable Quote – Thomas Jefferson

by Skip January 2, 2013

“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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Notable Quote – Thomas Jefferson via Noble Cunningham

by Skip November 19, 2012

He [Jefferson] then considered the general phrase of the Constitution that identified the purpose of the taxing power as “to pay the Debts and provide for the common Defence and general Welfare of the United States.”* Congress, he said, was to levy taxes only for these purposes, not for any purpose they pleased. ”In like […]

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