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Words of Wisdom: 14 quotes from George Washington





1. “If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.” 
― George Washington

2. “A sensible woman can never be happy with a fool.” 
― George Washington

3. “the harder the conflict, the greater the triumph.” 
― George Washington

4. “Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.” 
― George Washington

5. “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

6. “I conceive a knowledge of books is the basis upon which other knowledge is to be built.” 
― George Washington

7. “Where are our Men of abilities? Why do they not come forth to save their Country?” 
― George Washington

8. “Discipline is the soul of an army. It makes small numbers formidable; procures success to the weak, and esteem to all” 
― George Washington

9. “To persevere in one's duty, and be silent is the best answer to calumny” 
― George Washington

10. “There is nothing so likely to produce peace as to be well prepared to meet the enemy” 
― George Washington

11. “Anything will give up its secrets if you love it enough. Not only have I found that when I talk to the little flower or to the little peanut they will give up their secrets, but I have found that when I silently commune with people they give up their secrets also - if you love them enough” 
― George Washington

12. “A bad war is fought with a good mind.” 
― George Washington

13. “99% percent of failures are the ones who make excuses.” 
― George Washington

14. “Individuals entering into society, must give up a share of liberty to preserve the rest.” 
― George Washington
Words of Wisdom: 14 quotes from George Washington Words of Wisdom: 14 quotes from George Washington Reviewed by Tim on April 28, 2019 Rating: 5

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