Thomas Jefferson Quote

I am persuaded myself that the good sense of the people will always be found to be the best army. They may be led astray for a moment, but will soon correct themselves. The people are the only censors of their governors; and even their errors will tend to keep these to the true principles of their institution.


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

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I am persuaded myself that the good sense of the people will always be found to be the best army. They may be led astray for a moment, but will soon...

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I am persuaded myself that the good sense of the people will always be found to be the best army. They may be led astray for a moment, but will soon...

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I am persuaded myself that the good sense of the people will always be found to be the best army. They may be led astray for a moment, but will soon...

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I am persuaded myself that the good sense of the people will always be found to be the best army. They may be led astray for a moment, but will soon...