Thomas Jefferson

A quote from Thomas Jefferson

The most fortunate of us, in our journey through life, frequently meet with calamities and misfortunes which may greatly afflict us; and, to fortify our minds against the attacks of these calamities and misfortunes, should be one of the principal studies and endeavours of our lives.

— Letter to John Page [July 15th, 1763]

Want more quotes like this? Get our free mobile app for daily quotes.

Get App for iOS