I have been happy […] in believing that […] whatever follies we may be led into as to foreign nations…




I have been happy […] in believing that […] whatever follies we may be led into as to foreign nations…

I have been happy […] in believing that […] whatever follies we may be led into as to foreign nations… --Thomas Jefferson

I have been happy … in believing that … whatever follies we may be led into as to foreign nations, we shall never give up our Union, the last anchor of our hope, and that alone which is to prevent this heavenly country from becoming an arena of gladiators.

Thomas Jefferson

Year: 1797
Context: Letter to Elbridge Gerry
Tags: arena of gladiators, foreign nations, last anchor of our hope, never give up our Union, whatever follies we may be led into



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