"When a man assumes a public trust he should consider himself a public property."
"Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none."Thomas Jefferson on William Shakespeare
"For every good reason there is to lie, there is a better reason to tell the truth."Thomas Jefferson on Bo Bennett
"The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool."Thomas Jefferson on Stephen King
"Learning to trust is one of life's most difficult tasks."Thomas Jefferson on Isaac Watts
"Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement."Thomas Jefferson on Golda Meir
"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."