Thomas Jefferson

Happiness From Power Over Others? Jefferson

I have never been able to conceive how any rational being could propose happiness to himself from the exercise of power over others. Thomas Jefferson

Jefferson’s First Inaugural Address

Let us then, with courage and confidence, pursue our own federal and republican principles; our attachment to union and representative government.

Jefferson's First Inaugural Address

Let us then, with courage and confidence, pursue our own federal and republican principles; our attachment to union and representative government.