• “Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.” ~George Washington (1748)
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  • “Let me now take a more comprehensive view, and warn you in the most solemn manner against the baneful effects of the Spirit of Party generally.” ~George Washington (1796)
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  • “We must take human nature as we find it, perfection falls not to the share of mortals.” ~George Washington (1786)
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  • “There is a rank due to the United States, among nations, which will be withheld, if not absolutely lost, by the reputation of weakness.” ~George Washington (1793)
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  • “A good moral character is the first essential in a man, and that the habits contracted at your age are generally indelible, and your conduct here may stamp your character through life. It is therefore highly important that you should endeavor not only to be learned but virtuous.” ~George Washington (1790)
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  • “The bosom of America is open to receive … the oppressed and persecuted of all nations … if by decency and propriety of conduct they appear to merit the enjoyment.” ~George Washington (1783)
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  • “The bosom of America is open to receive not only the Opulent and respectable Stranger, but the oppressed and persecuted of all Nations and Religions; whom we shall welcome to a participation of all our rights and privileges, if by decency and propriety of conduct they appear to merit the enjoyment.” ~George Washington
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  • “I now make it my earnest prayer, that God would … most graciously be pleased to dispose us all, to do Justice, to love mercy, and to demean ourselves with that Charity, humility and pacific temper of mind, which were the Characteristics of the Divine Author of our blessed Religion, and without an humble imitation of whose example in these things, we can never hope to be a happy Nation.” ~George Washington (1783)
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  • “May the father of all mercies scatter light, and not darkness, upon our paths, and make us in all our several vocations useful here, and in His own due time and way everlastingly happy.” ~George Washington (1790)
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  • “May the father of all mercies scatter light, and not darkness, upon our paths, and make us in all our several vocations useful here, and in His own due time and way everlastingly happy.” ~George Washington (1790)
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