Thomas Jefferson Quote

It is unfortunate that the efforts of mankind to recover the freedom of which they have been so long deprived, will be accompanied with violence, with errors, and even with crimes. But while we weep over the means, we must pray for the end.


Memoirs, Correspondence, and Private Papers of Thomas Jefferson, Late President of the United States (ed. 1829)

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It is unfortunate that the efforts of mankind to recover the freedom of which they have been so long deprived, will be accompanied with violence,...

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It is unfortunate that the efforts of mankind to recover the freedom of which they have been so long deprived, will be accompanied with violence,...

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It is unfortunate that the efforts of mankind to recover the freedom of which they have been so long deprived, will be accompanied with violence,...

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It is unfortunate that the efforts of mankind to recover the freedom of which they have been so long deprived, will be accompanied with violence,...