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Moral Maxims of General George Washington

by John Frederick Schroeder

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Published by Kessinger Publishing .
Written in English

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    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11863988M
    ISBN 101425369111
    ISBN 109781425369118

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    George Washington used this principle to advance both his military career as well as his political career. Another important concept proposed by the book was that a colonial gentleman should always put forth an air of sincere humility. Adopting this practice endeared Washington to both his peers and to the public. A Short Biography of George Washington “More than most, Washington’s biography is the story of a man constructing himself.” — W. W. Abbot1 Early Life America’s first president was born on Febru to Augustine Washington (–) and his second wife, .

    Your exalted maxims and unwearied attention to the moral and physical improvement of our country have produced already the happiest effects. George Washington to Roman Catholics in America, March all those who conduct themselves as worthy members of the Community are equally entitled to the protection of civil Government. Her favorite volume was Sir Matthew Hale's Contemplations, moral and divine. The admirable maxims therein contained, for outward action as well as self-government, sank deep into the mind of George, and, doubtless, had a great influence in forming his character. They certainly were exemplified in .


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Moral Author: John Frederick Schroeder, William B. Sprague. Maxims of George Washington: Political, Military, Social, Moral, and Religious Paperback – March 1, by George Washington (Author), John Frederick Schroeder (Editor), Gerald R Ford (Introduction) & out of 5 stars 9 ratings.

See all 4 formats and editions Hide /5(9). quotes from George Washington: 'It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.', 'It is better to be alone than in bad company.', and 'If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.'.

Maxims of George Washington book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Political, Military, Social, Moral, and Religious” as Want to Read: Want to Read saving A very enjoyable read with lots of wonderful maxims. I found it to be times more revealing than any of the stories I heard about Washington/5.

“Maxims of George Washington: Political, Military, Social, Moral, and Religious”, Mount Vernon Ladies Assn of the Copy quote Do Moral Maxims of General George Washington book let anyone claim tribute of American patriotism if they even attempt to remove religion from politics.

Maxims of Washington by George Washington,D. Appleton and Company; [etc., etc.] edition, in EnglishAuthor: George Washington, John Frederick Schroeder. “Maxims of Washington: Political, Social, Moral, and Religious”, p In his address of 19 Septembergiven as he prepared to leave office, President George Washington spoke about the importance of morality to the country's well-being: Of all the dispositions and habits which lead to political prosperity, Religion and Morality are.

Comprising hundreds of direct quotations culled from George Washington's correspondence, diaries, and speeches, this volume is a delightful, unique, and authoritative source for the beliefs, morals, and insights that guided America's greatest national hero.

A selection of quotations about Washington by luminaries throughout the world, an index, and a chronology of Washington's life complete.

Anglican affiliations. Washington's great-great-grandfather, Lawrence Washington, was an Anglican rector in England. George Washington was baptized in infancy into the Church of England, which, untilwas the established church (state religion) of Virginia.

As an adult, Washington served as a member of the vestry (lay council) for his local parish. In colonial-era Virginia, office-holding. Home Page Life and Death Careers Washington Monument Timeline Review Quiz Childhood and Family Mount Vernon Religion and Morals Washington's Religion and Moral Beliefs.

General Washington prays for his men at Valley Forge. George Washington is often commended as a man of character. George Washington's Rules of Civility Through military campaigns, diplomatic ventures and presidential politics, George Washington was guided by.

Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Skip to main content. This banner text can have Maxims of Washington, political, social, moral, and religious by Topics Washington, George,Quotations, American Publisher Mount Vernon, Va., The Mount Vernon ladies Pages: See all books authored by George Washington, including George Washington's Rules of Civility & Decent Behavior in Company and Conversation, and National Gallery of Art: Washington, and more on Maxims of George Washington: Political, Military, Social, Moral and Religious.

George Washington by Permission of His Excellency. In honor of Presidents Day on Monday, we bring you the chapter on George Washington from Marvin Olasky’s The American Leadership Tradition: Moral Vision from Washington to Clinton, originally published in and now out of print.

—Mickey McLean Despite the “I cannot tell a lie” legends, few of young Washington’s neighbors saw him as a candidate for storybook : Marvin Olasky. Maxims of George Washington: Political, Military, Social, Moral, and Religious by George Washington. Mount Vernon Ladies' Association of the Union, Paperback.

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Mary Anna Boardman: With a Historical Account of n works: Life and Times of Washington. The quotes below are from George Washington's maxims on finance, extracted from The Maxims of Washington; Political, Social, Moral and Religious.

Collected and Arranged by John Frederick Schroeder, D.D. and published by D. Appleton and Company in While he doesn't mention the Jews explicitly, George Washington warned about the "tribe of black gentry", by whom he certainly. Washington's social education enabled him to maintain a delicate balance between ambition and modesty throughout his life.

Xu Yijin George Washington University. Notes: 1. George Washington’s Rules of Civility and Decent Behavior, ed. Charles Moore (Boston and New York, Houghton Mifflin Company, ), xi-xv. George Washington, Address of George Washington, President of the United States, Late Commander in Chief of the American Army, to the People of the United States, Preparatory to his Declination (Baltimore: George & Henry S.

Keatinge, ), pp. George Washington, The Maxims of Washington (New York: D. Appleton and Co., ). Gabe Podcast Sakthi Monk Media Gentleman and Lady's Book of Politeness and Propriety of Deportment, The by CELNART, Élisabeth Olivier I LOVE PACA Podcast Mr.J Featured Full text of "Maxims of Washington, political, social, moral, and religious" See other formats.John Adams Signer of the Declaration of Independence and Second President of the United States [I]t is religion and morality alone which can establish the principles upon which freedom can securely stand.

The only foundation of a free constitution is pure virtue. (Source: John Adams, The Works of John Adams, Second President of the United [ ].Richard Brookhiser, Founding Father: Rediscovering George Washington (New York: Simon & Schuster Inc., ) pp.

By age sixteen, Washington had copied out by hand, Rules of Civility & Decent Behavior in Company and are based on a set of rules composed by French Jesuits in Presumably they were copied out as part of an exercise in penmanship assigned by .