Extract from Thomas Jefferson to William Wirt

mr Henry’s ravenous avarice, the only passion paramount to his love of popularity. the facts I have heard on that subject are not within my own knolege, & ought not to be hazarded but on better testimony than I possess.

PoC (DLC). Published in PTJRS, 4:596–7.
Author
Thomas Jefferson
Recipient
William Wirt
Date Range
Date
April 12, 1812
Collection
Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson