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It should be the highest ambition…

12 Mar

"Nathan Hale - September 22, 1776" by Don Troiani

“It should be the highest ambition of every American to extend his views beyond himself, and to bear in mind that his conduct will not only affect himself, his country, and his immediate posterity; but that its influence may be co-extensive with the world, and stamp political happiness or misery on ages yet unborn.” George Washington

Read: A Time for Heroes: The Story of Nathan Hale

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Posted by on March 12, 2012 in Letters

 

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