• There is but one straight course, and that is to seek truth and pursue it steadily.” ~George Washington (1795)
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  • If we desire to secure peace, one of the most powerful instruments of our rising prosperity, it must be known that we are at all times ready for war.” ~George Washington (1793)
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  • “If the freedom of speech is taken away then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.” ~George Washington
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  • “The policy or advantage of [immigration] taking place in a body may be much questioned; for, by so doing, they retain the Language, habits and principles which they bring with them. Whereas by an intermixture with our people, they, or their descendants, get assimilated to our customs, measures and laws: in a word, soon become one people.” ~George Washington (1794)
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  • “But if we are to be told by a foreign power … what we shall do, and what we shall not do, we have independence yet to seek, and have contended hitherto for very little.” ~George Washington (1796)
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  • “Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.” ~George Washington (1796)
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  • “Observe good faith and justice towards all Nations. Cultivate peace and harmony with all.” ~George Washington (1796)
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  • “If the freedom of speech is taken away then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.” ~George Washington
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  • “No country upon earth ever had it more in its power to attain these blessings than United America. Wondrously strange, then, and much to be regretted indeed would it be, were we to neglect the means and to depart from the road which Providence has pointed us to so plainly.” ~George Washington (1788)
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  • “Harmony, liberal intercourse with all nations, are recommended by policy, humanity and interest. But even our commercial policy should hold an equal and impartial hand: neither seeking nor granting exclusive favours or preferences; consulting the natural course of things; diffusing and diversifying by gentle means the streams of commerce, but forcing nothing; establishing with powers so disposed; in order to give trade a stable course.” ~George Washington (1796)
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