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My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government.

Thomas Jefferson

No delusion is greater than the notion that method and industry can make up for lack of mother-wit, either in science or in practical life.

Thomas Huxley

The instant formal government is abolished, society begins to act. A general association takes place, and common interest produces common security.

Thomas Paine

Sit down before fact as a little child, be prepared to give up every conceived notion, follow humbly wherever and whatever abysses nature leads, or you will learn nothing.

Thomas Huxley

No free man shall ever be debarred the use of arms.

Thomas Jefferson

One of the greatest problems of our time is that many are schooled but few are educated.

Thomas More

You have very accurately described the difficulty of presenting my books on film: many of my characters are alone most of the time, and when they do talk, what they say is mostly lies. That can make for a pretty confusing film.

Thomas Perry

But what I believe is that if a person's individual rights or right to be a part of our economic system is violated under statute, we aggressively go after it. But we don't issue mandates to businesses that you've got to do this and you've got to do that.

Clarence Thomas

Money, not morality, is the principle commerce of civilized nations.

Thomas Jefferson

My greatest gift that I have in life is basketball.

Isiah Thomas

The value of an idea lies in the using of it.

Thomas A. Edison

We are n'er like angels till our passion dies.

Thomas Dekker

Some of the supporting roles that I've done as an actor, I took them because I knew that I would get to watch some of the leading guys in the movies, and also I'd get to work with them.

Thomas Jane

And I definitely wanted to be a writer, but I felt a duty now, having used up those educational resources, I felt a duty to the church and my parents to become a priest.

Thomas Keneally

The whole religious complexion of the modern world is due to the absence from Jerusalem of a lunatic asylum.

Thomas Paine

When you look at the way teams are playing and shooting the three ball, you really have to extend your defense.

Isiah Thomas

We never shall have any more time we have, and we have always had, all the time there is.

Dr. Thomas Arnold Bennett

I believe in the equality of man; and I believe that religious duties consist in doing justice, loving mercy, and endeavoring to make our fellow-creatures happy.

Thomas Paine

A man's dying is more the survivors' affair than his own.

Thomas Mann

You are beautiful, but you are empty. One could not die for you. To be sure, an ordinary passerby would think that my rose looked just like you--the rose that belongs to me. But in herself alone she is more important than all the hundreds of you other roses: because it is she that I have watered.

Antoine de Saint-Exupery
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