George Washington

George Washington

The first U.S. president
The constitution vests the power of declaring war in Congress; therefore no offensive expedition of importance can be undertaken until after they shall have deliberated upon the subject and authorized such a measure.More George Washington quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
At a distance from the theater of action, truth is not always related without embellishment.More George Washington quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In a free and republican government, you cannot restrain the voice of the multitude.More George Washington quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Good moral character is the first essential in a man.More George Washington quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We must take care always to keep ourselves, by suitable establishments, in a respectable defensive posture.More George Washington quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
-Abraham Lincoln, George Washington, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Thomas Jefferson More Jokes about George Washington [01/02/2018 12:01:02]
Just after the war of 1812, an ambassador to England from the United States had been dispatched in order to maintain the peace with the English. The diplomat was invited to a formal dinner with many important members of the English Government as they discussed peace talks and opening diplomacy.

In the middle of the dinner, the diplomat excused himself to go to the outhouse. In the outhouse, he found a painting of George Washington hanging there.

Upon his return to the dinner, a few of the more impish guests remarked.

"So, how do you like that painting? And where it is hanging?"

"Oh I think it's wonderful! It's perfect!" The diplomat replied.

Obviously taken back by this, the pranksters fell silent as they all looked at the American.

"I mean, good sirs, what else can make an Englishman shit himself faster than the sight of George Washington?" More Jokes about George Washington [01/02/2018 12:01:02]

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