Friday, July 3, 2009

Thomas Jefferson on American Freedom

"My God! How little do my countrymen know what precious blessings they are in possession of, and which no other people on earth enjoy!" ~Thomas Jefferson

Happy Fourth of July, Americans!


Anonymous said...

I think Mr. Jefferson would be even more shocked to see the extent to which we, as the primary benefactors of his wisdom and the blood shed by his brothers in the glorious war, have so willingly rendered forth those blessings all for the illusion of the safety and protection promised by our ruling elite. It is like fleeing the wolves to take shelter in a lions den. I can hear the clanking of the chains of slavery drawing nearer and nearer, but I also hear the click of a cocked firing pin...I wonder if freedom will win the day again this time.

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