George Washington: Founding Father Quote




George Washington Quote
United States Founding Father

Quote 513 details Share on Google+ - Quote 513 Linked In Share Button - Quote 513 There is a rank due to the United States, among nations, which will be withheld, if not absolutely lost, by the reputation of weakness. 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.

George Washington: Annual Message, December 1793



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