"Books constitute capital. A library book lasts as long as a house, for hundreds of years. It is not, then, an article of mere consumption but fairly of capital, and often in the case of professional men, setting out in life, it is their only capital."
"In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on."Thomas Jefferson on Robert Frost
"Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment."Thomas Jefferson on Buddha
"Throughout life people will make you mad, disrespect you and treat you bad. Let God deal with the things they do, cause hate in your heart will consume you too."Thomas Jefferson on Will Smith
"Life is a song - sing it. Life is a game - play it. Life is a challenge - meet it. Life is a dream - realize it. Life is a sacrifice - offer it. Life is love - enjoy it."Thomas Jefferson on Sai Baba
"A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing."Thomas Jefferson on George Bernard Shaw
"In every country and every age, the priest had been hostile to Liberty."
"Every government degenerates when trusted to the rulers of the people alone. The people themselves are its only safe depositories."
"It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself."
"One travels more usefully when alone, because he reflects more."
"When angry count to ten before you speak. If very angry, count to one hundred."