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" First in war, first in peace, first in the hearts of his countrymen," was originally used in the resolutions presented to Congress on the death of Washington, December, 1799. "
The Free Speaker: A New Collection of Pieces for Declamation, Original as ... - Seite 244
von William Bentley Fowle - 1859 - 326 Seiten
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A Subaltern's Furlough: Descriptive of Scenes In: the United States ..., Band 1

Edward Thomas Coke - 1833 - 485 Seiten
...bond which cemented the colonies to the mother country. On the pedestal is the following inscription : "First in War, First in Peace, First in the hearts of his Countrymen." It is intended to fill a vacant niche behind the figure, which formerly contained the arms of England,...
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Tales and Essays for Children

Lydia Howard Sigourney - 1835 - 127 Seiten
...home, hastened with filial reverence, to receive his mother's blessing. He, who had been pronounced " first in war, first in peace, first in the hearts of his countrymen," came to lay the wreath of a nation's gratitude, at her feet, who first planted the seeds of virtue...
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A History of the United States of America: On a Plan Adapted to the Capacity ...

Charles Augustus Goodrich - 1835 - 352 Seiten
...treasury ? Does he claim to be emperor of the nation that had risen up under his auspices? No. Although" first in war, first in peace, first in the hearts of his countrymen," — he sublimely retires to the peaceful occupations of rural life, content with the honor of having...
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The Boy's Reading-book: In Prose and Poetry, for Schools

Lydia Howard Sigourney - 1839 - 307 Seiten
...home, hastened with filial reverence, to receive his mother's blessing. He, who had been pronounced " first in war, first in peace, first in the hearts of his countrymen," came to lay his honours at her feet, who planted the seeds of virtue in his soul. When a grateful nation,...
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The Child's History of the United States: Designed as a First Book of ...

Charles Augustus Goodrich - 1839 - 143 Seiten
...as they were now called, greatly flourished ; and when he retired, it was said of him, "That he was first in war — first in peace — first in the hearts of his countrymen." QUESTIONS. 1. The war being over, what right had the people ? 2. When was the Federal Constitution...
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Southern Literary Messenger, Band 5

1839
...they should be, when we remember that no National Monument has yet been erected to the man who was " first in war, first in peace, first in the hearts of his countrymen !" LETTER FROM MALTA. A Visit lo ihe Church Yard» of Malt»— Epitaphs— Monument lo Sir H. Holhnm—...
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The United States Democratic Review, Band 8

1840
...voice was raised to contradict Lee, when, in announcing his death to C ongress, he styled him " the first in war, first in peace, first in the hearts of his countrymen !" What patriot of our country has descended to the tomb, without being followed there by the homage...
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Reminiscences of the Last Sixty-five Years: Commencing with the ..., Band 1

Ebenezer Smith Thomas - 1840 - 300 Seiten
...visiting Mount Vernon, pencilled upon the doorpost of the lone tomb which contained the remains of the ' first in war, first in peace, first in the hearts of his countrymen,' the following words : " BLUSH, OH AMERICANS, THAT THE TOMB OF YOUH WASHINGTON, AFFORDS NOT A SMOOTH...
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The Prospects of Art in the United States: An Address Before the ..., Band 299

George Washington Bethune - 1840 - 45 Seiten
...mother of Washington teaching her boy those sublime lessons, which, by the grace of God, made him " first in war, first in peace, first in the hearts of his countrymen ;" Patrick Henry, denouncing the tyranny of Britain, in the 36 Virginia council house; the patriot-mother...
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The Covenant: A Quarterly Periodical Devoted to the Cause of Odd-Fellowship

1843
...divided from the repose of home, hastened with filial reverence to ask his mother's blessing. The hero, ' first in war, first in peace, first in the hearts of his countrymen,' came to lay his laurels at her feet, who had first sown their seeds in his soul. This venerable worfian...
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