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" Why forego the advantages of so peculiar a situation ? Why quit our own to stand upon foreign ground ? Why, by interweaving our destiny with that of any part of Europe, entangle our peace and prosperity in the toils of European ambition, rivalship, interest,... "
Maxims of Washington: Political, Social, Moral and Religious - Página 92
por George Washington - 1855 - 423 páginas
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A Blanc Check for Intervention - the Evolution of the Monroe Doctrine and ...

Michael Schmid - 2007 - 28 páginas
...detached and distant situation invites and enables us to pursue a different course [from Europe]" and asks "Why, by interweaving our destiny with that of any...European ambition, rivalship, interest, humor, or caprice?"2 Thomas Jefferson agreed with Washington's assessment and as secretary of state (1792) he...
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How to Interpret History

Ron Hayhurst - 2007 - 308 páginas
...combinations and collisions of her friendships or enmities. . . Why quit or own to stand upon foreign ground1? Why, by interweaving our destiny with that of any...and prosperity in the toils of European ambition, nvalship, interest, humor, or caprice. . . It is our true policy to steer clear of permanent alliances...
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Safire's Political Dictionary

William Safire - 2008 - 888 páginas
...clear of permanent alliance with any portion of the foreign world." In the same speech he also said: "Why, by interweaving our destiny with that of any...ambition, rivalship, interest, humor, or caprice?" Two years later, Thomas Jefferson wrote to Thomas Lomax: "Commerce with all nations, alliance with...
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The Great Experiment: The Story of Ancient Empires, Modern States, and the ...

Strobe Talbott - 2008 - 505 páginas
...nations was disinclined, as George Washington put it in his farewell address of 1796, to "interweav[e] our destiny with that of any part of Europe, entangle...ambition, rivalship, interest, humor, or caprice." Instead, America should "steer clear of permanent alliances with any portion of the foreign world."...
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