Great legal Quote of the Day: Thomas Jefferson

John G. Mateus, Esq.

“. . . with that freedom of language and sentiment which becomes a free people claiming their rights, as derived from the laws of nature, and not as the gift of their chief magistrate.”

—Thomas Jefferson, Thomas Jefferson to Virginia Delegates to the Continental Congress, August 1774, ‘A Summary View of the Rights of British America’; Instructions. 1774.

JeffersonThomas Thomas Jefferson, American president and revolutionary.

Sources:

https://www.loc.gov/item/mtjbib000092/

http://tinyurl.com/ycr5j7s5

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