Thomas Jefferson Quote

Our ancient laws expressly declare that those who are but delegates themselves shall not delegate to others powers which require judgment and integrity in their exercise.


Notes on the State of Virginia,... with a map (ed. 1794)

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Our ancient laws expressly declare that those who are but delegates themselves shall not delegate to others powers which require judgment and...

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Our ancient laws expressly declare that those who are but delegates themselves shall not delegate to others powers which require judgment and...

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Our ancient laws expressly declare that those who are but delegates themselves shall not delegate to others powers which require judgment and...

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Our ancient laws expressly declare that those who are but delegates themselves shall not delegate to others powers which require judgment and...