Extract from Thomas Jefferson to John Adams

a constitution has been acquired which, tho neither of us think perfect, yet both consider as competent to render our fellow-citizens the happiest and the securest on whom the sun has ever shone.

RC (MHi). Published in PTJRS, 6:562–8.
Author
Thomas Jefferson
Recipient
John Adams
Date Range
Date
October 28, 1813
Collection
Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson