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He will therefore seek to establish for his country in the eyes of the world, such a character as shall make her not unw
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"He will therefore seek to establish for his country in the eyes of the world, such a character as shall make her not unworthy of the name of a Christian nation"

- Francis Scott Key

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In this quote, Francis Scott Key is expressing his belief that a leader must aim to create a favorable credibility for their nation in the eyes of the world. He highlights the value of upholding Christian worths and concepts in order to be considered a truly honorable nation. Secret recommends that a country's character and actions must line up with the teachings of Christianity, and by doing so, it will make the regard and adoration of other nations. This quote highlights the idea that a country's reputation is not only based upon its political and financial power, however likewise on its moral and ethical values.

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Francis Scott Key This quote is written / told by Francis Scott Key between August 1, 1779 and January 11, 1843. He was a famous Author from USA. The author also have 3 other quotes.

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