Extract from Thomas Jefferson to Angelica Schuyler Church

I know no country where ... public esteem is so attached to worth, regardless of wealth.

PrC (DLC). Published in PTJ, 27:449–50.
Author
Thomas Jefferson
Recipient
Angelica Schuyler Church
Date Range
Date
November 27, 1793
Collection
Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson
Repository
Peter B. Olney, Old Saybrook, Connecticut, 1950
Quote Category