Quotation by Thomas Jefferson

Rejecting all organs of information ... but my senses, I rid myself of the Pyrrhonisms with which an indulgence in speculations hyperphysical and antiphysical so uselessly occupy and disquiet the mind.
Thomas Jefferson (1743–1826), U.S. president. Letter, August 15, 1820, to John Adams. The Adams-Jefferson Letters, vol. 2, p. 569, ed. Lester J. Cappon (1959).
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