The Peace Treaty between the Algonquin and the peaceful Quakers lasted over 70 years. "We and Christians of this river have always had a free roadway to one another, and though sometimes a tree has fallen cross the road, yet we have removed it again and kept the path clear."
Smith was known to carry two books, the Bible and a copy of Lewis & Clark’s Expedition. Smith never drank, never used tobacco, and never boasted.
General Douglas MacArthur gave a speech to the Salvation Army, December 12, 1951, stating:“History fails to record a single precedent in which nations subject to moral decay have not passed into political and economic decline. There has been either a spiritual awakening to overcome the moral lapse, or a progressive deterioration leading to ultimate national disaster.”