Extract from Thomas Jefferson to Joseph Rapin

while I wish to have every thing good in it’s kind, and handsome in stile, I am a great enemy to waste and useless extravagance, and see them with real pain.

PrC (MHi). Published in PTJ, 35:90.
Author
Thomas Jefferson
Recipient
Joseph Rapin
Date Range
Date
August 14, 1801
Collection
Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson
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