Friday, February 25, 2011

Founders Friday, Friday, February 25, 2011

The equestrian sculpture of George Washington ...Image via Wikipedia
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, letter to Catherine Macaulay Graham, January 9, 1790

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