Quotes of Thomas Jefferson 
- It is neither wealth nor splendor, but tranquility and occupation, which give happiness.
- Our greatest happiness does not depend on the condition of life in which chance has placed us, but is always the result of a good conscience, good health, occupation, and freedom in all just pursuits.
- Never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.
- I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have.
- If our house be on fire, without inquiring whether it was fired from within or without, we must try to extinguish it.
- Health is worth more than learning.
- We confide in our strength, without boasting of it; we respect that of others, without fearing it.
- The man who reads nothing at all is better educated than the man who reads nothing but newspapers.
- Never fear the want of business. A man who qualifies himself well for his calling, never fails of employment.
- In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock.
- I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.
- I do not take a single newspaper, nor read one a month, and I feel myself infinitely the happier for it.
- Do not bite at the bait of pleasure till you know there is no hook beneath it.
- Banking establishments are more dangerous than standing armies.
- Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.