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Quotes By Thomas Paine

Nationality
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DOB
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29-01-1737
DOD
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8-06-1809

Writer Thomas Paine was born on 29th January 1737 AD. A British citizen, Thomas Paine was born in United Kingdom. He was also called Tom Paine. Tom Paine was 72 years old when he died on 8th June 1809 AD. In his life Tom Paine was famous not only for his work but also for quotations and sayings, some of which are quite popular and listed here.

The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph.

- Thomas Paine

A long habit of not thinking a thing wrong gives it a superficial appearance of being right.

- Thomas Paine

Belief in a cruel God makes a cruel man.

- Thomas Paine

I believe in the equality of man; and I believe that religious duties consist in doing justice, loving mercy, and endeavoring to make our fellow-creatures happy.

- Thomas Paine

If there must be trouble, let it be in my day, that my child may have peace.

- Thomas Paine

It is not a God, just and good, but a devil, under the name of God, that the Bible describes.

- Thomas Paine

One good schoolmaster is of more use than a hundred priests.

- The Age of Reason , Thomas Paine

An army of principles can penetrate where an army of soldiers cannot.

- Common Sense , Thomas Paine

A writer must teach himself that the basest of all things is to be afraid.

- Thomas Paine

Any system of religion that has anything in it that shocks the mind of a child, cannot be true.

- Thomas Paine

Every religion is good that teaches man to be good; and I know of none that instructs him to be bad.

- Thomas Paine

Lead, follow, or get out of the way.

- Thomas Paine

My country is the world, and my religion is to do good.

- Thomas Paine

If we do not hang together, we shall surely hang separately.

- Thomas Paine

My mind is my own church.

- Thomas Paine

Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us.

- Thomas Paine

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