Thomas Jefferson Quotes

April 13, 1743 - July 4, 1826

Mr. Jefferson was the third President of the United States, He was the principal author of the Declaration of Independence. Be inspired by these quotations by Thomas Jefferson.


He who knows best knows how little he knows.
Thomas Jefferson

Knowledge   |   Wisdom   |


Action will delineate and define you.
Thomas Jefferson

Take Action Don't Procrastinate   |   There Are Different Meanings of Action   |


I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
Thomas Jefferson

Future   |   Dream   |


In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock.
Thomas Jefferson

Funny Quotes about Life   |   Your Guiding Principles   |


We confide in our strength, without boasting of it; we respect that of others, without fearing it.
Thomas Jefferson

Fear   |   Confidence   |


I believe that every human mind feels pleasure in doing good to another.
Thomas Jefferson

Helping Others   |   Good   |


Don't talk about what you have done or what you are going to do.
Thomas Jefferson

Do Or Do Not   |   To Do It Is Common Sense   |


It is always better to have no ideas than false ones; to believe nothing, than to believe what is wrong.
Thomas Jefferson

Believe   |   What We Believe Becomes Who We Are   |


The will of the people is the only legitimate foundation of any government, and to protect its free expression should be our first object.
Thomas Jefferson

Tolerance   |   Determination   |


A coward is much more exposed to quarrels than a man of spirit.
Thomas Jefferson

Anger   |   Regret Poems   |


Never fear the want of business. A man who qualifies himself well for his calling, never fails of employment. Always take hold of things by the smooth handle.
Thomas Jefferson

Failure   |   Attitude   |


One travels more usefully when alone, because he reflects more.
Thomas Jefferson

Inspirational Thoughts   |   Reflections of Life   |


It is neither wealth nor splendor; but tranquility and occupation which give you happiness.
Thomas Jefferson

Happiness   |   Peace   |


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