Thomas Jefferson: Founding Father Quote

Thomas Jefferson Quote
United States Founding Father

Quote 1101 details Share on Google+ - Quote 1101 Linked In Share Button - Quote 1101 You have not been mistaken in supposing my vie3ws and feelings to be in favor of the abolition of war. Of my disposition to maintain peace until its condition shall be made less tolerable than of war itself, the world has had proofs, and more, perhaps, than it has approved. I hope it is practicable, by improving the mind and morals of society, to lessen the disposition to war; but of its abolition I despair.

Thomas Jefferson: letter to Noah Worcester, November 26, 1817
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