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NOTE: We are currently moving this section to a new section of monticello.org called Jefferson Quotes and Family Letters, featuring over 700  the most famous quotations by and about Thomas Jefferson as well as over 800 letters by Jefferson's family and friends that illuminate elements of his life seldom touched on in his own writings.  Those categories listed in bold link to the new section.

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says

An invaluable and authoritative resource on what Jefferson really said and did not say. You could call it the “snopes.com” for Jefferson quotes.

says

What did TJ say about….? Well, everything!

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