Question with boldness even the existence of a God; because, if there be one, he must more approve of the homage of reason, than that of blind-folded fear.
Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.
The natural progress of things is for liberty to yield and government to gain ground.
Whenever the people are well-informed, they can be trusted with their own government.
Happiness is not being pained in body or troubled in mind.
If God is just, I tremble for my country.