Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" Though, in reviewing the incidents of my administration, I am unconscious of intentional error, I am nevertheless too sensible of my defects, not to think it probable that I may have committed many errors. Whatever they may be, I fervently beseech the... "
First Lessons in Civil Government: Including a Comprehensive View of the ... - Page 215
by Andrew White Young - 1846 - 224 pages
Full view - About this book

Helping Your Child Learn History

History - 1993 - 50 pages
...incidents of my administration I am unconscious of intentional error, I am nevertheless too sensible of my defects not to think it probable that I may have committed many errors." This reflection is a good reminder that history, with its facts and evidence, is also an interpretation...
Full view - About this book

Early American Writing

Giles B. Gunn - Fiction - 1994 - 629 pages
...incidents of my administration, I am unconscious of intentional error, I am nevertheless too sensible of my defects not to think it probable that I may...cease to view them with indulgence; and that, after forty-five years of my life dedicated to its service with an upright zeal, the faults of incompetent...
Limited preview - About this book

America's God and Country: Encyclopedia of Quotations

William J. Federer, William Joseph Federer - Literary Collections - 1994 - 845 pages
...incidents of my Administration, I am unconscious of intentional error, I am nevertheless too sensible of my defects not to think it probable that I may...cease to view them with indulgence; and that after forty-five years of my life dedicated to its service, with an upright zeal, the faults of incompetent...
Limited preview - About this book

A Sacred Union of Citizens: George Washington's Farewell Address and the ...

Matthew Spalding, Patrick J. Garrity - History - 1996 - 216 pages
...that he had "committed many errors" in the course of his presidency. "Whatever they may be," he noted, "I fervently beseech the Almighty to avert or mitigate the evils to which they may tend." Washington asked for the nation's indulgence and hoped that "the faults of incompetent abilities" would...
Limited preview - About this book

On Faith and Free Government

Daniel C. Palm - Political Science - 1997 - 201 pages
...incidents of my Administration, I am unconscious of intentional error, I am nevertheless too sensible of my defects not to think it probable that I may...cease to view them with indulgence, and that, after forty-five years of my life dedicated to its Service with an upright zeal, the faults of incompetent...
Limited preview - About this book

Washington's Farewell Address to the People of the United States

George Washington - 1998 - 32 pages
...incidents of my administration I am unconscious of intentional error, I am nevertheless too sensible of my defects not to think it probable that I may...cease to view them with indulgence and that, after forty-five years of my life dedicated to its service with an upright zeal, the faults of incompetent...
Full view - About this book

Speeches that Changed the World

Owen Collins - History - 1999 - 440 pages
...incidents of my administration, I an unconscious of intentional error, I am, nevertheless, too sensible of my defects, not to think it probable that I may...cease to view them with indulgence, and that after forty-five years of my life dedicated to its service, with an upright zeal, the faults of incompetent...
Limited preview - About this book

The Lost Art of the Great Speech: How to Write It, how to Deliver it

Richard Dowis - Business & Economics - 2000 - 272 pages
...incidents of my Administration, I am unconscious of intentional error, I am nevertheless too sensible of my defects, not to think it probable that I may...cease to view them with indulgence, and that, after forty-five years of my life dedicated to its service with an upright zeal, the faults of incompetent...
Limited preview - About this book

The World's Great Speeches

Lewis Copeland, Lawrence W. Lamm, Stephen J. McKenna - History - 1999 - 920 pages
...incidents of my administration, I am unconscious of intentional error, I am, nevertheless, too sensible of my defects, not to think it probable that I may have committed many errors. Whatever they may he, I fervently heseech the Almighty to avert or mitigate the evils to which they may tend. I shall...
Limited preview - About this book

The American Reader: Words That Moved a Nation

Diane Ravitch - Reference - 2000 - 656 pages
...incidents of my administration I am unconscious of intentional error, I am nevertheless too sensible of my defects not to think it probable that I may...cease to view them with indulgence, and that, after forty-five years of my life dedicated to its service with an upright zeal, the faults of incompetent...
Limited preview - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF