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60 Famous Quotes by George Washington
2/22/1732 - 12/14/1799
Also Known As:  
The Father of the United States     The Father of Our Country     Father of His Country
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Make the most of the hemp seed and sow it everywhere.

Stoners Quotes, by George Washington

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True friendship is a plant of slow growth, and must undergo the shocks of adversity before it is entitled to the appellation.

Friendship Quotes, by George Washington

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Be courteous to all, but intimate with few, and let those few be well tried before you give them your confidence.

Friendship Quotes, by George Washington

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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 for War.

Defense Quotes, by George Washington

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To be prepared for War is one of the most effectual means of preserving peace.

Defense Quotes, by George Washington

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Do not conceive that fine clothes make fine men, any more than fine feathers make fine birds. A plain, genteel dress is more admired, obtains more credit in the eyes of the judicious and sensible.

Dress Quotes, by George Washington

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Government is not reason, it is not eloquence -- it is force.

Government Quotes, by George Washington

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The foolish and wicked practice of profane cursing and swearing is a vice so mean and low that every person of sense and character detests and despises it.

Profanity Quotes, by George Washington

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In a free and republican government, you cannot restrain the voice of the multitude.

Public speaking Quotes, by George Washington

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Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation; for it is better to be alone than in bad company.

Reputation Quotes, by George Washington

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