Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) was an American Founding Father, the principal author of the Declaration of Independence, and the third President of the United States.
"I really want to do work here. I don't want to give you any more toys - I want to destroy all toys. It is going to be hard work. It is going to be painful. But if you can move with me just one step, I ask only one step: your dreams, your sleep, will have gone for ever... and then real life starts. Real life is with the whole. Unreal life is alone."
Osho, Take It Easy Vol 1, Ch 6, Q 1 (excerpt)