I beg you be persuaded that no one would be more zealous than myself to establish effectual barriers against the horrors of spiritual tyranny, and every species of religious persecution.
There is nothing so likely to produce peace as to be well prepared to meet the enemy.
With a noontime temperature of 55o, January 20, 1981 (Reagan's first inaugural) was the warmest on record.
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
Observe good faith and justice toward all nations. Cultivate peace and harmony with all.
A free people ought not only to be armed, but disciplined; to which end a uniform and well-digested plan is requisite; and their safety and interest require that they should promote such manufactories as tend to render them independent of others for essential, particularly military, supplies.