Thomas Jefferson Quote

The rights of the people to the exercise and fruits of their own industry can never be protected against the selfishness of rulers not subject to their control at short periods.


The Real Thomas Jefferson (ed. Natl Center for Constitutional, 1983)

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The rights of the people to the exercise and fruits of their own industry can never be protected against the selfishness of rulers not subject to...

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The rights of the people to the exercise and fruits of their own industry can never be protected against the selfishness of rulers not subject to...

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The rights of the people to the exercise and fruits of their own industry can never be protected against the selfishness of rulers not subject to...

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The rights of the people to the exercise and fruits of their own industry can never be protected against the selfishness of rulers not subject to...