Quotation by Thomas Jefferson

While learning the language in France a young man's morals, health and fortune are more irresistibly endangered than in any country of the universe.
Thomas Jefferson (1743–1826), U.S. president. Letter, June 21, 1789, to Dugald Stewart. The Papers of Thomas Jefferson, vol. 15, p. 204, ed. Julian P. Boyd, et al. (1950).
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