If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civili

In every country where man is free to think and to speak, differe

I had rather be shut up in a very modest cottage, with my books,

I know of no safe repository for the ultimate powers of society b

The ordinary affairs of a nation offer little difficulty to a per

The hole and the patch should be commensurate.

I place economy among the first and most important virtues, and p

Only aim to do your duty, and mankind will give you credit where

We sometimes from dreams pick up some hint worth improving by ref

Doubts and jealousies often beget the facts they fear.