Thursday, September 18, 2008

Mr. Jefferson on Party "Loyalty"




I never submitted the whole system of my opinions to the creed of any party of men whatever, in religion, in philosophy, in politics, or in anything else, where I was capable of thinking for myself.

2 comments:

Norman Leahy said...

Interesting, as always with Mr. Jefferson, yet also ironic coming from the man who played a great role in the creation of the two party system.

James Young said...

Jefferson had an unduly caricatured idea of the purposes of political parties.

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