Site Search for: ALEXANDER HAMILTON

Search Results (16 items)


Jump to Search Page:
[1]

Results 7-16

FILE: Biography for Alexander Hamilton


Biography for Alexander Hamilton[MORE]

FILE: The Federalist Papers


The Federalist Papers are a series of 85 articles and essays written by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay promoting the ratification of the United States Constitution. Seventy-seven were published serially in The Independent Journal and The [MORE]

BOOK: The Founding Fathers


A completely newly researched story of the Constitutional Convention of 1787, and of the lives of the most prominent framers of the Constitution: Oliver Ellsworth, Benjamin Franklin, Nathaniel Gotham, Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, George Mason, Gouverneur Morris, Charles Cot[MORE]

VIDEO: Alexander Hamilton - Mini Biography


Watch a short biography video of Alexander Hamilton, the first United States Secretary of the Treasury who was shot by Aaron Burr during a duel. Subscribe for more great Mini Bios - bit.ly/19TaCFh Learn more about Alexander Hamilton: bit.ly/14WFeH4 Watch more videos about Alex[MORE]

Quote 436 details Share on Google+ - Quote 436 Linked In Share Button - Quote 436 But if we are to be told by a foreign Power ... what we shall do, and what we shall not do, we have Independence yet to seek, and have contended hitherto for very little.

George Washington: letter to Alexander Hamilton, May 8, 1796

Quote 491 details Share on Google+ - Quote 491 Linked In Share Button - Quote 491 The Army (considering the irritable state it is in, its suffering and composition) is a dangerous instrument to play with.

George Washington: letter to Alexander Hamilton, April 4, 1783

Quote 505 details Share on Google+ - Quote 505 Linked In Share Button - Quote 505 The nation which indulges towards another an habitual hatred, or an habitual fondness, is in some degree a slave. It is a slave to its animosity or to its affection, either of which is sufficient to lead it astray from its duty and its interest.

George Washington: letter to Alexander Hamilton, May 8, 1796

Quote 648 details Share on Google+ - Quote 648 Linked In Share Button - Quote 648 I hope I shall always possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain the character of an honest man


Quote 1180 details Share on Google+ - Quote 1180 Linked In Share Button - Quote 1180 It may be laid down, as a primary position, and the basis of our system, that every citizen who enjoys the
protection of a free government, owes not only a proportion of his property, but even of his personal
services to the defence of it, and consequently that the Citizens of America (with a few legal and official
exceptions) from 18 to 50 Years of Age should be borne on the Militia Rolls, provided with uniform
Arms, and so far accustomed to the use of them, that the Total strength of the Country might be called
forth at Short Notice on any very interesting Emergency.

George Washington: letter to Alexander Hamilton (2 May 1783)



[1]