George Washington

George Washington

The first U.S. president
Integrity and firmness is all I can promise; these, be the voyage long or short, never shall forsake me though I be deserted by all men. For of the consolations which are to be derived from these (under any circumstances) the world cannot deprive me.More George Washington quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A people contending for life and liberty are seldom disposed to look with a favorable eye upon either men or measures whose passions, interests or consequences will clash with those inestimable objects.More George Washington quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
[T]here is no truth more thoroughly established, than that there exists . . . an indissoluble union between virtue and happiness.More George Washington quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I can never think of promoting my convenience at the expense of a friend's interest and inclination.More George Washington quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The whole duty of man is summed up in obedience to God's will.More George Washington quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
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]
-Abraham Lincoln, George Washington, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Thomas Jefferson More Jokes about George Washington [01/02/2018 12:01:02]

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