Citizens by birth or choice of a common country, that country has a right to concentrate your affections.




Citizens by birth or choice of a common country, that country has a right to concentrate your affections.

Citizens by birth or choice of a common country, that country has a right to concentrate your affections. --George Washington

Citizens by birth or choice of a common country, that country has a right to concentrate your affections. The name of American, which belongs to you, in your national capacity, must always exalt the just pride of Patriotism, more than any appellation derived from local discriminations.

George Washington

Year: 1796
Context: Farewell Address
Tags: American, appelation, citizens by birth, concentrate your affections, just pride of Patriotism, local discriminations, national capacity



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