• “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 Army (considering the irritable state it is in, its suffering and composition) is a dangerous instrument to play with.” ~George Washington (1783)
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  • “No pecuniary consideration is more urgent, than the regular redemption and discharge of the public debt.” ~George Washington
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  • “No morn ever dawned more favorable than ours did; and no day was every more clouded than the present! Wisdom, and good examples are necessary at this time to rescue the political machine from the impending storm.” ~George Washington, letter to James Madison, 1786
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  • “A free people ought not only to be armed, but disciplined; to which end a uniform and well-digested plan is requisite; and their safety and interest require that they should promote such manufactories as tend to render them independent of others for essential, particularly military, supplies.” ~George Washington, First Annual Message to Congress on the State of the Union
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  • “The name of American, which belongs to you, in your national capacity, must always exalt the just pride of Patriotism, more than any appellation derived from local discriminations.” ~George Washington (1796)
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  • “Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.” ~George Washington (1796)
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  • “The value of liberty was thus enhanced in our estimation by the difficulty of its attainment, and the worth of characters appreciated by the trial of adversity.” ~George Washington, letter to the people of South Carolina, 1790
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  • “No compact among men … can be pronounced everlasting and inviolable, and if I may so express myself, that no Wall of words, that no mound of parchment can be so formed as to stand against the sweeping torrent of boundless ambition on the one side, aided by the sapping current of corrupted morals on the other.” ~George Washington (1789)
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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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