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" I beg it may be remembered by every gentleman in the room, that I this day declare, with the utmost sincerity, I do not think myself equal to the command I am honored with. "
Southern Literature from 1579-1895: A Comprehensive Review, with Copious ... - Страница 76
по Louise Manly - 1895 - 540 страници
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A Hunger For Liberty Leads to the Declaration of Independence

Mary Mostert - 2004 - 205 страници
...reputation, I beg it may be remembered by every gentleman in the room, that I this day declare, with utmost sincerity, I do not think myself equal to the command I am honored with. As for pay, I beg 108 Portrait of George Washington - Portrait by Trumbull at Yale - from The History...
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Posterity: Letters of Great Americans to Their Children

Dorie McCullough Lawson - 2004 - 336 страници
...accepted the appointment to command the Continental Army, it was not with false modesty that he said, "I do not think myself equal to the Command I am honored with." He didn't think he was up to the extraordinary task, but he also knew he was the best man for the job....
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1776

David McCullough - 2005 - 400 страници
...some unlucky event should happen unfavorable to my reputation, I beg it may be remembered by every gentleman in the room that I this day declare with...sincerity, I do not think myself equal to the command 1 [am] honored with. To his wife Martha he wrote that "far from seeking this appointment, I have used...
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How to Get on in the World, Or a Ladder to Practical Success

A. R. Calhoun - 2005 - 300 страници
...: " I beg it may bo remembered, lest some unlucky event should happen unfavorable to my reputation, that I this day declare, with the utmost sincerity,...not think myself equal to the command I am honored witn." And in his letter to his wife, communicating to her his appointment as commander-in-chief, lie...
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The Life of George Washington, Том 1

Washington Irving - 2005 - 408 страници
...some unlucky event should happen unfavorable to my reputation, I beg it may be remembered by every gentleman in the room, that I this day declare, with the utmost sincerity, T do not think myself equal to the command I am honored with. As to pay, I beg leave to assure the...
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George Washington's War: The Forging of a Revolutionary Leader and the ...

Bruce Chadwick - 2005 - 576 страници
...colonel told them that he was not worthy of the job. "I this day declare with the utmost sincerity that I do not think myself equal to the command I am honored with," he said with sincerity, and sat down. Privately, too, he was worried about his abilities to lead an...
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Benedict Arnold's Navy: The Ragtag Fleet That Lost the Battle of Lake ...

James Nelson - 2006 - 416 страници
...Continental Congress, "I beg it may be remembered by every gentleman in the room that I this day declare with utmost sincerity, I do not think myself equal to the command I [am] honored with." Leading his men toward Boston, Arnold seems not to have been tortured by any such self-doubts. He had...
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For Liberty and Glory: Washington, Lafayette, and Their Revolutions

James R. Gaines - 2007 - 533 страници
...warned them that their confidence might prove to be misplaced: "I beg it may be remembered by every gentleman in the room that I this day declare with...think myself equal to the command I am honored with." This was more than the rhetoric of false modesty, but it was that too. He had, after all, worn his...
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George Washington's Leadership Lessons: What the Father of Our Country Can ...

James Rees, Stephen J. Spignesi - 2011 - 240 страници
...said to the gathered delegates, "unfavourable to my reputation, I beg it may be remembered, by every Gentleman in the room, that I, this day, declare with...not think myself equal to the Command I am honored with."2 Stormy Days of Life When Washington was elected president, he wrote to Alexander Hamilton that...
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George Washington for Kids: His Life and Times With 21 Activities

Brandon Marie Miller - 2007 - 144 страници
...Army. But instead of inspiring the delegates with bold words promising victories, he quietly confessed, "I do not think myself equal to the command I am honored with." He asked Congress to pay his expenses, but turned down a salary. Washington knew that Great Britain...
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