In farewell address, which of the following sentences from the
excerpt best supports washington's belief that national unity is of the
"but as it is easy to foresee that, from different causes and
from different quarters, much pains will be taken, man
artifices employed to weaken in your minds the conviction of
this truth; "
b) "citizens, by birth or choice, of a common country, that country
has a right to concentrate your affections."
" is of infinite moment that you should properly estimate the
immense value of your national union to your collective and
individual happiness; that you should cherish a cordial, habitual.
and immovable attachment to it; "
" am influenced by no diminution of zeal for your future
interest, no deficiency of grateful respect for your past
kindness, but am supported by a full conviction that the step is
compatible with both."
c) "...it is of infinite moment that you should properly estimate the immense value of your national union to your collective and individual happiness; that you should cherish a cordial, habitual, and immovable attachment to it;"
The "Farewell Address" of George Washington was written when he was about to retire as the President of the United States. It was meant to give people an advice regarding internal factions or divisions and the country's relationship with foreign nations.
Among the choices mentioned, choice c highly supports Washington's belief that national unity is of highest importance. It tells people that national union should also mean "individual's happiness" and for this, people should all-together aim to have such unity. They should also cherish it and make it an important aspect of their lives.
So, this explains the answer.
Before he retired, Washington gave a farewell address (speech). In it he warned against political parties - he thought they caused arguments he urged the nation to remain neutral and not become involved in foreign alliances. warned against a powerful military.
i believe the answer is d. it was not uncommon for people to faint or even convulse at these high-energy meetings.
excerpt best supports washingto...