TJ Throws Down against Tyranny

I have sworn upon the altar of God,
eternal hostility against every form of tyranny over the mind of man.

Thomas Jefferson

-from a letter to fellow Founding Father and signer of the Declaration of Independence, Benjamin Rush, dated September 23, 1800

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3 Responses to TJ Throws Down against Tyranny

  1. […] In honor of 9/11 In honor of 9/11 here are a few quotes from the author of the Declaration of Independence himself: All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent. As our enemies have found we can reason like men, so now let us show them we can fight like men also. I have sworn upon the altar of God, eternal hostility against every form of tyranny over the mind of… […]

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