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" I must study politics and war, that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy. My sons ought to study mathematics and philosophy, geography, natural history and naval architecture, navigation, commerce, and agriculture, in order to... "
A Thinking Reed - Page 329
by Barry Jones - 2006 - 561 pages
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Letters of John Adams, Addressed to His Wife, Volume 2

John Adams - United States - 1841 - 416 pages
...administration and negotiation, ought to take place of, indeed to exclude, in a manner, all other arts. I must study politics and war that my sons may have...mathematics and philosophy, geography, natural history and naval architecture, navigation, commerce and agriculture, in order to give their children a right...
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Letters of John Adams, Addressed to His Wife, Volume 2

John Adams - United States - 1841 - 304 pages
...and negotiation, ought to take place of, indeed to exclude, in a manner, all other arts. I must uludy politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy. My sons ou«ht to utiidy mathematics and philosophy, geography, miliiml history iind naval architecture, navigation,...
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The Ladies' Repository, Volumes 39-40

Universalism - 1868 - 1048 pages
...legislation, and administration, and negotiation, ought to take the place of, and exclude all other arts. I must study politics and war, that my sons may have...and philosophy. My sons ought to study mathematics, geography, natural history, naval architecture, navigation, commerce, and agriculture, in ordrtr to...
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Familiar Letters of John Adams and His Wife Abigail Adams, During the ...

John Adams, Charles Francis Adams - Presidents - 1875 - 474 pages
...administration and negotiation ought to take place of, indeed to exclude, in a manner, all other arts. I must study politics and war, that my sons may have...mathematics and philosophy, geography, natural history and naval architecture, navigation, commerce, and agriculture, in order to give their children a right...
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Familiar Letters of John Adams and His Wife Abigail Adams, During the Revolution

John Adams, Abigail Adams, Charles Francis Adams - Presidents - 1875 - 474 pages
...exclude, in a manner, all other arts. I must study politics and war, that my sons may have libirty to study mathematics and philosophy. My sons ought...mathematics and philosophy, geography, natural history and naval architecture, navigation, commerce, and agriculture, in order to give their children a right...
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Familiar Letters of John Adams and His Wife Abigail Adams, During the Revolution

John Adams, Abigail Adams, Charles Francis Adams - Presidents - 1875 - 498 pages
...exclude, in a manner, all other arts. I must study politics and war, that my sons may have libirty to study mathematics and philosophy. My sons ought...mathematics and philosophy, geography, natural history and naval architecture, navigation, commerce, and agriculture, in order to give their children a right...
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Our Philadelphia

Elizabeth Robins Pennell - Lithography, American - 1914 - 572 pages
...administration and negotiation ought to take place of, indeed to exclude, in a manner, all other arts. I must study politics and war, that my sons may have...mathematics and philosophy, geography, natural history and naval architecture, navigation, commerce and agriculture, in order to give their children a right...
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Poetry, Volume 18

Harriet Monroe - American poetry - 1921 - 428 pages
...forty-five, and still seventeen years from the seat of Washington, when he wrote to his wife in 1780: I must study politics and war, that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy, geography, natural history and naval architecture, navigation and commerce and agriculture; in order...
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Aid to Fine Arts: Hearing Before the Select Subcommittee on Education of the ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and Labor. Select Subcommittee on Education - Art - 1961 - 394 pages
...Administrators ) More than 150 years ago, when discussing his concept of civilization, John Adams said, "I must study politics and war, that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics, philosophy, and commerce so that their children in turn may have the right and privilege to study painting,...
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Aid to Fine Arts: Hearing Before the Select Subcommittee on Education of the ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and Labor. Select Subcommittee on Education - Art - 1961 - 384 pages
...Administrators) More than 150 years ago, when discussing his concept of civilization, John Adams said, "I must study politics and war, that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics, philosophy, and commerce so that their children in turn may have the right and privilege to study painting,...
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