13 George Washington Quotes For Presidents' Day That Are Among The Best, The Brightest, And The Most Memorable
How much do you know about the first president of this wonderful and beautiful country? If your knowledge is limited to dollar bills, powdered white hair, and a cherry tree myth, then these 13 George Washington quotes below might help pump up what you know about the guy... because he was a pretty cool dude. (Oh, and the cherry tree story isn't even true.)
Reading through these quotes gives me some hope for America. They also give me some hope for humanity. While the United States has progressed in many great ways throughout the past two hundred years since George Washington was our commander-in-chief, there's something to be said for the inevitable truths that were established way back in the late 18th century by our first president. From tips about friendship to the ever crucial issue of freedom, President Washington knows what he's talking about.
Since you're probably getting Monday off for Presidents' Day, the least you can do is check out these 13 quotes by the first American president. It seems only right... right? And you know what, I think these quotes might just surprise you with how applicable they are even today. When something is timeless, it never becomes obsolete.