I have the consolation of … retiring with hands clean as they are empty.




I have the consolation of … retiring with hands clean as they are empty.

I have the consolation of … retiring with hands clean as they are empty. --Thomas Jefferson

I have the consolation of having added nothing to my private fortune during my public service, and of retiring with hands clean as they are empty.

Thomas Jefferson

Year: 1807
Context: Letter To Count Diodati
Tags: empty, hands clean, private fortune, public service



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