If we desire to avoid insult, we must be able to repel it; 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…
Quote by George Washington
We should not look back unless it is to derive useful lessons from past errors,...
My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe...
If we desire to avoid insult, we must be able to repel it; if we...
Why should I expect to be exempt from censure; the unfailing lot of an elevated...
In a free and republican government, you cannot restrain the voice of the multitude.
All I am I owe to my mother.
Let your Discourse with Men of Business be Short and Comprehensive.
To be prepared for war is one of the most effective means of preserving peace.
Observe good faith and justice toward all nations. Cultivate peace and harmony with all.
We ought not to look back, unless it is to derive useful lessons from past...
Truth will ultimately prevail where there is pains to bring it to light.
My first wish is to see this plague of mankind banished from the earth, and...
Be courteous to all, but intimate with few, and let those few be well tried...
Liberty, when it begins to take root, is a plant of rapid growth.
Let your heart feel for the afflictions and distress of everyone, and let your hand...
Arbitrary power is most easily established on the ruins of liberty abused to licentiousness.
Happiness and moral duty are inseparably connected.
Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.