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Wednesday, August 25, 2010

Quotes from the Founders: John Quincy Adams

John Quincy Adams

1836

From "A Eulogy On The Life and Character of James Madison"

And what, my friends and fellow citizens, what is that duty of our own? Is it not to preserve, to cherish, to improve the inheritance which they have left us—won by their toils —watered by their tears—saddened but fertilized by their blood?

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