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\nThomas Jefferson



    The glow of one warm thought is to me worth more than money.

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    Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done if we are always doing.

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    Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.

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    Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.

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    I have no ambition to govern men; it is a painful and thankless office.

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    Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.

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    Leave all the afternoon for exercise and recreation, which are as necessary as reading. I will rather say more necessary because health is worth more than learning.

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    It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself.

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

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

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