Extract from Thomas Jefferson to Jean Nicolas Démeunier
|Monticello. Virginia Apr. 29. 95.|
being myself a warm zealot for the attainment & enjoiment by all mankind of as much liberty as each may exercise without injury to the equal liberty of his fellow citizens, I have lamented that in France the endeavors to obtain this should have been attended with the effusion of so much blood.
PrC (DLC). Published in PTJ, 28:340–2.
April 29, 1795