Extract from Thomas Jefferson to Martha Jefferson (Randolph)
|Marseilles May 5. 1787.|
determine never to be idle. no person will have occasion to complain of the want of time, who never loses any. it is wonderful how much may be done, if we are always doing. and that you may be always doing good, my dear, is the ardent prayer of yours affectionately.
RC (NNPM). Published in PTJ, 11:348–9.
May 5, 1787