Thomas Jefferson Quote

We hold these truths to be sacred and undeniable; that all men are created equal and independent, that from that equal creation they derive rights inherent and inalienable, among which are the preservation of life, and liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.


'Rough Draft' of the American Declaration of Independence, in J. P. Boyd et al. Papers of Thomas Jefferson (1950) vol. 1

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We hold these truths to be sacred and undeniable; that all men are created equal and independent, that from that equal creation they derive rights...

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We hold these truths to be sacred and undeniable; that all men are created equal and independent, that from that equal creation they derive rights...

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We hold these truths to be sacred and undeniable; that all men are created equal and independent, that from that equal creation they derive rights...

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We hold these truths to be sacred and undeniable; that all men are created equal and independent, that from that equal creation they derive rights...