Extract from Alexis de Tocqueville

Jefferson himself, the greatest democrat whom the democracy of America has as yet produced.

Published in Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America, Henry Reeve, trans. (London, 1835), 2:59.
Author
Alexis de Tocqueville
Date Range
Date
January 1, 1835 to December 31, 1835
Collection
Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson