Extract from Ronald Reagan’s Remarks and a Question-and-Answer Session at the University of Virginia

it’s not just students and Presidents, it is every American–indeed, every human life ever touched by the daring idea of self-government–that Mr. Jefferson has influenced.

Ronald Reagan, “Remarks and a Question-and-Answer Session at the University of Virginia,” 16 Dec. 1988. Published by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, eds., American Presidency Project (accessed 2014).
Author
Ronald Reagan
Date Range
Date
December 16, 1988
Collection
Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson
Repository
American Presidency Project, Univ. of California-Santa Barbara