Historical Period: The 18th Century
George Washington (1732-1799) was the military leader of the American revolutionary armies and became the first president of the United States of America.
Read the Liberty Classic The Towering Statesmanship of George Washington from Law & Liberty
Quotes from George Washington:
- George Washington warns that the knee jerk reaction of citizens to problems is to seek a solution in the creation of a “new monarch”
- George Washington warns the nation in his Farewell Address, that love of power will tend to create a real despotism in America unless proper checks and balances are maintained to limit government power
Titles from George Washington:
- Author: George Washington: A Collection
- Author: The Life of George Washington
- Author: The Writings of George Washington, 14 vols.