Thomas Jefferson: Founding Father Quote




Thomas Jefferson Quote
United States Founding Father

Quote 907 details Share on Google+ - Quote 907 Linked In Share Button - Quote 907 I thought the work would be very innocent, and one which might be confided to the reason of any man; not likely to be much read if let alone, but if persecuted, it will be generally read. Everyman in the United States will think it a duty to buy a copy, in vindication of his right to buy, and to read what he pleases.

Thomas Jefferson: letter to N.G. Dufief, April 19,1814 - The letter concerned a new book by M. de Becourt, Sur la Creation du Monde, which was potentially controversial, as it discussed topics of both religious and philosophical nature.
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