Thursday, March 26, 2009

George Washington's farewell address (28/51)

Paragraph 28 (of 51) in George Washington's farewell address:

It is substantially true, that virtue or morality is a necessary spring of popular government. The rule, indeed, extends with more or less force to every species of free government. Who, that is a sincere friend to it, can look with indifference upon attempts to shake the foundation of the fabric?

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