Extract from Thomas Jefferson to Nathaniel Macon

but the general fact is I have observed, that at whatever age, or in whatever form, we have known a person of old so we believe them him to continue for ever after indefinitely, unchanged by time or waste decay.

FC (DLC).
Author
Thomas Jefferson
Recipient
Nathaniel Macon
Date Range
Date
February 21, 1826
Collection
Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson
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