Extract from Thomas Jefferson to William Sampson

I am happy in this comfortable view of things, and have taken with contentedness the early and humble place in the procession which the master of the ceremony assigned to me. if I have walked straight, I have done my part; if awry, the train which follows will correct the line of march. to them I leave it

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Thomas Jefferson
William Sampson
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August 2, 1819
Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson
Mrs. Livingston T. Dickason, Short Hills, N.J. (NjShortHillsDickason) , 1944
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