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Posted at 01:30 PM ET, 06/07/2011

Quiz: Thomas Jefferson or no?

From the story: Price of Internet freedom? Eternal misquotes.

The answers:

Thomas Jefferson said...

"But whether I retire to bed early or late, I rise with the sun."

"Take care of your cents: Dollars will take care of themselves."

"The wise know their weakness too well to assume infallibility; and he who knows most, knows best how little he knows.”

"I hold it that a little rebellion now and then is a good thing, and as necessary in the political world as storms in the physical."

"Never put off to tomorrow what you can do to-day."

"I cannot live without books; but fewer will suffice where amusement, and not use, is the only future object."

Thomas Jefferson did NOT say:

"If we are to guard against ignorance and remain free, it is the responsibility of every American to be informed."

"When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot in it and hang on."

"Without God, liberty will not last.”

"An educated citizenry is a vital requisite for our survival as a free people.

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