Thought for the Day – September 11th, 2013

09-11

Translation: “I prefer dangerous freedom over peaceful slavery.”
Jefferson, Thomas. Thomas Jefferson to James Madison, January 30, 1787. Letter. From Library of Congress, The Thomas Jefferson Papers Series 1. General Correspondence. 1651-1827. http://memory.loc.gov/master/mss/mtj/mtj1/006/1100/1111.jpg (accessed September 9th, 2013).
SEE: http://memory.loc.gov/master/mss/mtj/mtj1/006/1100/1111.jpg
SEE: http://www.monticello.org/site/jefferson/i-prefer-dangerous-freedom-over-peaceful-slavery-quotation
SEE: http://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Letter_to_James_Madison_-_January_30,_1787
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WEB PRESENCE: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Jefferson
WEB PRESENCE: http://www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/presidents/jefferson/
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