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All see, and most admire…

07 Apr

"Washington, Before the Dawn" by Jean Leon Gerome Ferris

“All see, and most admire, the glare which hovers round the external trappings of elevated office. To me there is nothing in it, beyond the lustre which may be reflected from its connection with a power of promoting human felicity.” George Washington

Read: George Washington’s Letter to Catherine Macaulay Graham

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Posted by on April 7, 2012 in Letters

 

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