More From George Washington
- "My first wish is to see this plague of mankind, war, banished from the earth."
- "I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man."
- "The marvel of all history is the patience with which men and women submit to burdens unnecessarily laid upon them by their governments."
More In Good
- "Non-cooperation with evil is as much a duty as is cooperation with good."― Mahatma Gandhi
- "Washington has to become an ally of business, not the opposition of business."― Mitt Romney
- "A book is good company. It is full of conversation without loquacity. It comes to your longing with full instruction, but pursues you never."― Henry Ward Beecher