Against the insidious wiles of foreign influence, the jealousy of a free people…




Against the insidious wiles of foreign influence, the jealousy of a free people…

Against the insidious wiles of foreign influence, the jealousy of a free people… --George Washington

Against the insidious wiles of foreign influence, (I conjure you to believe me fellow citizens) the jealousy of a free people ought to be constantly awake; since history and experience prove that foreign influence is one of the most baneful foes of Republican Government.

George Washington

Year: 1796
Context: Farewell Address
Tags: Farewell Address, George Washington, Republican Government, baneful foes, foreign influence, insidious wiles, 1796



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