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Thomas Jefferson Quotes: If we can but prevent the government from wasting the labours of the people, under the pretence of taking care of them, they must become happy.
         

If we can but prevent the government from wasting the labours of the people, under the pretence of taking care of them, they must become happy.


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If we can but prevent the government from wasting the labours of the people, under the pretence of taking care of them, they must become happy.
         





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