Avoiding occasions of expense by cultivating peace, we should remember also that timely disbursements to prepare for danger frequently prevent much greater disbursements to repel it
Quote by George Washington
In the appointments to the great offices of the government, my aim has been to...
We ought not to look back, unless it is to derive useful lessons from past...
I know [patriotism] exists, and I know it has done much in the present contest....
Over grown military establishments are under any form of government inauspicious to liberty, and are...
When I contemplate the interposition of Providence, as it was visibly manifested, in guiding us...
I have no other view than to promote the public good, and am unambitious of...
Liberty, when it begins to take root, is a plant of rapid growth.
All I am I owe to my mother.
It is the peculiar boast of our country, that her happiness is alone dependent on...
The Constitution is the guide which I never will abandon
A slender acquaintance with the world must convince every man that actions, not words, are...
The administration of justice is the firmest pillar of government
Why should I expect to be exempt from censure; the unfailing lot of an elevated...
Make the most of the hemp, seed and sow it everywhere.
Arbitrary power is most easily established on the ruins of liberty abused to licentiousness.
War - An act of violence whose object is to constrain the enemy, to accomplish...
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth.
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire, called conscience.
Associate yourself with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation. It is...