Thomas Jefferson

biography information

Thomas Jefferson was born April 13th 1743 and lived in Shadwell Virginia he was most known for being the author of the deceleration of independence. he went to the college of William and Mary and became a lawyer and a planter

beliefs on government

Thomas Jefferson believed in a wise and frugal government which shall restrain men from injuring one another

quotes

Thomas Jefferson said we have the wolf by the ears and we can neither hold him nor safely let him go.Justice is one scale,and self preservation's is the other.

In matters of style,swim with the current,in matters of principle,stand like a rock

an opponent of Thomas Jefferson

John Adams believes two houses were needed in the legislature so that the well off would not be able to dominate the lower class masses

Most popular work/book title

Thomas Jefferson wrote the declaration of independence at the age of 33yrs old.

Because it's about:the colonist motivations for seeking independence,by declaring themselves an independent nation