These are words we need to know. Our Constitution is the foundation of America.
charles french words reading and writing
“Don’t interfere with anything in the Constitution. That must be maintained, for it is the only safeguard of our liberties.”
The Constitution is the guide which I never will abandon.
From the Preamble to the Constitution
We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America.
Oath to Uphold the Constitution
For members of Congress
“I, (name of Member), do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will support and defend the Constitution of the United States against all enemies, foreign or domestic; that I will bear true faith and allegiance to…
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Being English, you constitution has less meaning for me of course. But Charles has selected some great quotes, as usual. 🙂
Best wishes, Pete.
He certainly did. Best to you, Pete.
Jennie, thank you!
You are welcome, Charles!
I remember memorizing the Preamble when I was in seventh grade.
I do, too.
Yes, these words should be up in every classroom (We should include the Declaration of Independence.), with at couple of pictures of our founding fathers. Children should grow up knowing where we came from.
Exactly! I will always champion patriotism and learning about our country in my preschool classroom. The children especially love the songs. Yes, they should grow up knowing where they come from.
For some reason, people either think without real reflection, or they think too much without any real wisdom. It’s becoming popular to say whatever’s on your mind, and if you’re part of the crowd, you might be branded a genius. I know I’m not. Whatever I understand can be understood by others if they’ll take the time to observe, think at times, but also be individuals.