“The foundations of our national policy will be laid in the pure and immutable principles of private morality…

“The foundations of our national policy will be laid in the pure and immutable principles of private morality, and the preeminence of free government be exemplified by all the attributes which can win the affections of its citizens, and command the respect of the world.”

–George Washington, First Inaugural Address, 1789

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