George WashingtonGeorge Washington, (1732-1799) Founding Father, 1st US President, 'Father of the Country'

George Washington Quote

“Avoid occasions of expense ... and avoid likewise the accumulation of debt not only by shunning occasions of expense but by vigorous exertions to discharge the debts, not throwing upon posterity the burden which we ourselves ought to bear.”

George WashingtonGeorge Washington
~ George Washington

Ratings and Comments

Mike, Norwalk

Ahh YES, the wisdom of and at law. That I could rate this quote an innumerable times with incalculable stars ! ! !

E Archer, NYC

If only this was the philosophy of today ...


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