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Notable Comments on Jefferson - 21st Century

2007 July 4. (Sam Waterston). "'We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal.' The words are so familiar, so potent, so important, so grand and fine, it's hard to believe that a person, any single person, actually wrote them, picked up a pen, dipped it in ink, and, on a blank white sheet, made appear for the first time what had never before existed in the whole history of the world.

Colin Powell welcomes America's newest citizens on July 4, 1997

Colin Powell welcomes America's newest citizens at Monticello on July 4, 1997.