Political Insults & Putdowns
Insulting Quotations from Thomas Jefferson
decalres that man is the only animal which devours its own kind, for I can apply
no miler term to the governments of Europe, and to the general prey of the rich
on the poor
I could not go to Heaven but with a party, I would not go there at all.
have no country. The mere spot they stand on does not constitute so strong an
attachment as that from which they draw their gains.
of innocent men, women and children, since the introduction of Christianity
have been burnt, tortured, fined, imprisoned;yet we have not advanced one inch
towards uniformity. What is the effect of coercion ?, to make half the world
fools and the other half hypocrites
we directed from Washington when to sow and when to reap we should soon want
cold-blooded, calculation, unprincipled, usurper, without a virtue, no statesman,
knowing nothing of commerce, political economy, or civil government, and supplying
ignorance by bold presumption.
On Napoleon Bonaparte
slur upon the moral government of the world
Adam 1767-1848 on Thomas Jefferson