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"A little flattery will support a man through great fatigue" James Monroe
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"We have the best kids in the world, ... We don't always have the best athletes, but we got the best kids. And on top of being a good student, Corey is a good person." James Monroe
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"Our country may be likened to a new house. We lack many things, but we possess the most precious of all -- liberty!" James Monroe
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"I think both teams are evenly matched, ... Both teams played real well. This is a typical game between the two schools." James Monroe
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"Cannon Ridge is a little more open, ... So a wayward shot won't kill you like it will out here." James Monroe
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"National honor is the national property of the highest value" James Monroe
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"The best form of government is that which is most likely to prevent the greatest sum of evil." James Monroe
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"This scenario has been playing out itself over and over. Here there was room for a balance between the personal interests of an inmate and the public's interest in keeping a facility safe and secure." James Monroe
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"Preparation for war is a constant stimulus to suspicion and ill will." James Monroe
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"Hayden is a phenomenal football player, ... I send recruiting films out on George Long and they all ask who number seven [Hayden] is." James Monroe
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"I have great satisfaction in stating that our relations with France, Russia, and other powers continue on the most friendly basis." James Monroe
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"If we look to the history of other nations, ancient or modern, we find no example of a growth so rapid, so gigantic, of a people so prosperous and happy." James Monroe
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"National honor is the national property of the highest value." James Monroe
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"A little flattery will support a man through great fatigue." James Monroe
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"At no period of our political existence had we so much cause to felicitate ourselves at the prosperous and happy condition of our country." James Monroe
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"By the last returns to the Department of War the militia force of the several States may be estimated at 800,000 men - infantry, artillery, and cavalry." James Monroe
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"By these purchases the Indian title, with moderate reservations, has been extinguished to the whole of the land within the limits of the State of Ohio, and to a part of that in the Michigan Territory and of the State of Indiana." James Monroe
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"From several of the Indian tribes inhabiting the country bordering on Lake Erie purchases have been made of lands on conditions very favorable to the United States, and, as it is presumed, not less so to the tribes themselves." James Monroe
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"In the wars of the European powers in matters relating to themselves we have never taken any part, not does it comport with our policy so to do. It is only when our rights are invaded or seriously menaced that we resent injuries or make preparation for our defence." James Monroe
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"It is only when the people become ignorant and corrupt, when they degenerate into a populace, that they are incapable of exercising their sovereignty." James Monroe
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"Never did a government commence under auspices so favorable, nor ever was success so complete." James Monroe
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