Following his brief inaugural address to the Congress, President George Washington and his party walked over to St. Pauls Church for divine services. His prayer that afternoon was 'Almighty God, we make our earnest prayer that Thou wilt incline the hearts of the citizens to cultivate a spirit of subordination and obedience to government to entertain a brotherly affection and love for one another and for their fellow-citizens of the United States at large.'
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I can only say that there is not a man living who wishes more sincerely than I do to see a plan adopted for the abolition of slavery.
I conceive that a knowledge of books is the basis on which all other knowledge rests.
Let your countenance be pleasant, but in serious matters, let it be somewhat grave.
In proportion as the structure of a government gives force to public opinion, it is essential that public opinion should be enlightened.
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