Extract from Thomas Jefferson to Benjamin Rush

I find friendship to be like wine, raw when new, ripened with age, the true old man’s milk, & restorative cordial.

RC (NNGL, on deposit NHi). Published in PTJRS, 4:88.
Author
Thomas Jefferson
Recipient
Benjamin Rush
Date Range
Date
August 17, 1811
Collection
Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson
Repository
NNGL
Quote Category