A political leader of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries; one of the Founding Fathers; the leader of the Democratic-Republican party. Jefferson was principal author of the Declaration of Independence and served as president from 1801 to 1809, between John Adams and James Madison. He arranged for the Louisiana Purchase, founded the University of Virginia, and built the mansion Monticello. Jefferson is famed as a champion of political and religious freedom, but he was also a slaveholder. (See Jeffersonian democracy; Sally Hemings.)
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The St. Thomas gathering happened around 2005, according to Krauss.Sleazy Billionaire’s Double Life Featured Beach Parties With Stephen Hawking|M.L. Nestel|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Thanks to that meddling Franklin and the other editors, Jefferson thought his Declaration had been “mangled.”
To be sure, Jefferson did share the credit, but not in the way such a resolution might be interpreted.
“Give about two [hours] every day to exercise,” Jefferson instructed his young nephew.
We read Thomas Piketty because we needed to understand these failures to have any hope of grappling with them.
Thomas Cooper, an English prelate, died; highly commended for his great learning and eloquence.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
The intellectual temperament finds voice in many great expressions, which are very Dante and also very Thomas, as Par.
Then, if you gentlemen are successful here, and capture Fulton and Jefferson City, our brightest hopes will be fulfilled.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
As if unwilling to trust himself longer in dangerous companionship, he went up to town with Thomas Carr.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood
John of Damascus, an important Greek theologian of the eighth century, often cited by Thomas.