Thomas Jefferson about virtue (“Notes on the State of Virginia”, 1785) - Dependance begets subservience and venality, suffocates the germ of virtue, and prepares fit tools for the designs of ambition.
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Dependance begets subservience and venality, suffocates the germ of virtue, and prepares fit tools for the designs of ambition.
 Thomas JeffersonNotes on the State of Virginia (1785). copy citation

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