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Nothing is more harmful to the service, than the neglect of discipline; for that discipline, more than numbers, gives one army superiority over another.
—  George Washington
Let us rejoice at the many unexplored fields in which there is unlimited fame and fortune to the successful explorer.
—  George Washington Carver
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
—  George Washington
In proportion as the structure of a government gives force to public opinion, it is essential that public opinion should be enlightened.
—  George Washington
I conceive that a knowledge of books is the basis on which all other knowledge rests.
—  George Washington
One of his officers, Henry Lee, summed up contemporary public opinion of Washington: First in war, first in peace, and first in the hearts of his countrymen.
—  George Washington
We ought not to look back unless it is to derive useful lessons from past errors, and for the purpose of profiting by dear-bought experience.
—  George Washington
When you can do the common things of life in an uncommon way, you will command the world.
—  George Washington Carver
I am led to reflect how much more delightful to an undebauched mind, is the task of making improvements on the earth, than all the vain glory which can be acquired from ravaging it, by the most uninterrupted career of conquests.
—  George Washington
True friendship is a plant of slow growth, and must undergo and withstand the shocks of adversity before it is entitled to the appellation.
—  George Washington
Ninety-nine percent of the failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses.
—  George Washington Carver
The beating on the tail of the snake may stop his progress a little, but the more vital parts must be struck before his poisonous death-dealing venom will be wiped out.
—  George Washington Carver
Let your heart feel for the affliction and distress of everyone.
—  George Washington
Discipline is the soul of an army. It makes small numbers formidable, procures success to the weak, and esteem to all.
—  George Washington
Over grown military establishments are under any form of government inauspicious to liberty, and are to be regarded as particularly hostile to republican liberty.
—  George Washington
When I was young, I said to God, 'God, tell me the mystery of the universe.' But God answered, 'that knowledge is for me alone.' So I said, 'God, tell me the mystery of the peanut.' Then God said, 'Well, George, that's more nearly your size.'
—  George Washington Carver
Distinction is the consequence, never the object of a great mind.
—  George Washington Allston
I love to think of nature as an unlimited broadcasting station through which God speaks to us every hour, if we will only tune in.
—  George Washington Carver
I am once more seated under my own vine and fig tree ... and hope to spend the remainder of my days in peaceful retirement, making political pursuits yield to the more rational amusement of cultivating the earth.
—  George Washington
If we desire to avoid insult, we must be able to repel it; if we desire to secure peace, one of the most powerful instruments of our rising prosperity, it must be known, that we are at all times ready for War.
—  George Washington
Undertake not what you can not perform, but be careful to keep your promises.
—  George Washington
Since new developments are the products of a creative mind, we must therefore stimulate and encourage that type of mind in every way possible.
—  George Washington Carver
The very idea of the power and right of the people to establish government presupposes the duty of every individual to obey the established government.
—  George Washington
He who puts ... a product upon the market as it demands, controls that market, regardless of color. It is simply a survival of the fittest.
—  George Washington Carver
Nature is an unlimited broadcasting station, through which God speaks to us every hour, if we only will tune in.
—  George Washington Carver
More and more as we come closer and closer in touch with nature and its teachings are we able to see the Divine and are therefore fitted to interpret correctly the various languages spoken by all forms of nature about us.
—  George Washington Carver
I attribute my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education which I received from my mother.
—  George Washington
If the freedom of speech is taken away then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
—  George Washington
We get closer to God as we get more intimately and understandingly acquainted with the things He has created. I know of nothing more inspiring than that of making discoveries for one's self.
—  George Washington Carver
Anything will give up its secrets if you love it enough.
—  George Washington Carver
I go to the chair of government with feelings not unlike those of a culprit who is going to the place of his execution.
—  George Washington
Nothing is more beautiful than the loveliness of the woods before sunrise.
—  George Washington Carver
Liberty, when it begins to take root, is a plant of rapid growth.
—  George Washington
'T is our true policy to steer clear of permanent alliances with any portion of the foreign world.
—  George Washington
The preservation of the sacred fire of liberty and the destiny of the republican model of government are justly considered ... deeply, ... finally, staked on the experiment entrusted to the hands of the American people.
—  George Washington

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