Jared Sparks

Jared Sparks

If the title of a great man ought to be reserved for him who cannot be charged with an indiscretion or a vice, who spent his life in establishing the independence, the glory and durable prosperity of his country; who succeeded in all that he undertook, and whose successes were never won at the expense of justice, integrity, or by the sacrifice of a single principle--this title will not be denied to Washington.More Jared Sparks quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
When you talk, you repeat what you already know; when you listen, you often learn something.More Jared Sparks quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Most enlightened men now recognize that General Jackson is not fitted to fill the office of President; his limited experience of anything to do with civil government and his great age make him incompetent.More Jared Sparks quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Whoever would understand the character of Washington, in all its compass and grandeur, must learn it from his own writings, and from a complete history of his country during the long period in which he was the most prominent actor.More Jared Sparks quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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