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With the assistance of Alexander Hamilton and James Madison , Washington
composed in a “ Farewell Address ” his political testament to the nation .
Designed to inspire and guide future generations , the address also set forth
Washington ' s ...
Observe good faith and justice towards all nations ; cultivate peace and harmony
with all ; religion and morality enjoin ... It will be worthy of a free , enlightened ,
and , at no distant period , a great nation , to give to mankind the magnanimous ...
Inity of a nation with its virtue ? The experiment , at least , is recommended by
every sentiment which ennobles human nature . Alas ! is it rendered impossible
by its vices ? In the execution of such a plan nothing is more essential than that ...
propensity and adopts through passion what reason would reject ; at other times ,
it makes the animosity of the nation subservient to projects of hostility instigated
by pride , ambition and other sinister and pernicious motives . The peace often ...
There can be no greater error than to expect or calculate upon real favors from
nation to nation . It is an illusion which experience must cure , which a just pride
ought to discard . In offering to you , my countrymen , these counsels of an old
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