George Washington: The Sin My Soul Abhors

Liberty Letters Quote of the Day, George Washington

Nothing is a greater stranger to my breast, or a sin that my soul more abhors, than that black and detestable one, ingratitude.


Source: George Washington letter to Governor Dinwiddie, May 29, 1754.


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