Thomas Jefferson Quote

When a man assumes a public trust, he should consider himself as public property.


to Baron von Humboldt, 1807, in B. L. Rayner Life of Jefferson (1834)

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When a man assumes a public trust, he should consider himself as public property.

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When a man assumes a public trust, he should consider himself as public property.

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When a man assumes a public trust, he should consider himself as public property.

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When a man assumes a public trust, he should consider himself as public property.