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George Washington (February 22, 1732 – December 14, 1799) was the first president of the United States of America.
Background[edit | edit source]
Before he was President of the United States, Washington served as colonel of the provincial militia during the French and Indian War (1754-1758) and as Commander in Chief of the Continental Army during the American Revolution (1775-1781). The Washington Monument was built between 1848 and 1884 to commemorate him.
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Notable quotes[edit | edit source]
- "Liberty, when it begins to take root, is a plant of rapid growth."
- "Discipline is the soul of an army. It makes small numbers formidable; procures success to the weak, and esteem to all."
- "Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation; for it is better to be alone than in bad company."
- "Arbitrary power is most easily established on the ruins of liberty abused to licentiousness."
Appearances[edit | edit source]
George Washington is mentioned only in Fallout 3.