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" ... every day the increasing weight of years admonishes me more and more that the shade of retirement is as necessary to me as it will be welcome. Satisfied that if any circumstances have given peculiar value to my services, they were temporary, I have... "
The Life of George Washington: Commander in Chief of the Armies of the ... - Page 358
by David Ramsay - 1807 - 464 pages
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The Universal Magazine, Volume 99

1796
...confolation to btlieve, that while choice and prudence invite me to quit the politicaj 1'ctne, patriotifm does not forbid it. In looking forward to the moment which is intended to terminate the career of my public life, my feelings do not permit me to fuipend the deep...
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The New annual register, or General repository of history, politics, and ...

1797
...circumftances have given peculiar value to my fervices, they were temporary; I have the confolation to believe, that while choice and prudence invite me to quit the political fcene, patriotifm does not forbid it. In looking forward tothe moment which is intended to terminate...
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Washington's Political Legacies: To which is Annexed an Appendix, Containing ...

George Washington - Presidents - 1800 - 208 pages
...of years admonishes me more and more, that the shade of retirement is as necessary to me as it will be welcome. Satisfied that if any circumstances have...me to quit the political scene, patriotism does not forbidit. IN looking forward to the moment, which: is intended to terminate the career, of my public...
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Annual Register, Volume 38

Edmund Burke - History - 1800
...circumliances have given peculiar value to my fervices, they were temporary ; I U 3 - have have the confolation to believe, that while choice and prudence Invite me to quit the political fcerie, patriotilm does not forbid it. In looking forward to the moment, which is intended- to terminate...
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Washington's Political Legacies: To which is Annexed an Appendix, Containing ...

George Washington - Presidents - 1800 - 208 pages
...ef years admonishes me more and more, that the shade of retirement is as necessary to me as it will be welcome. Satisfied that if any circumstances have given peculiar value to niy services, they'were temporary, I have consolation to believe, that while choice and prudence invite...
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The Washingtoniana: Containing a Sketch of the Life and Death of the Late ...

1802 - 411 pages
...years admonishes me more and more, that the shade of retirement is as necessary to me as it it will be welcome. Satisfied that if any circumstances have...forbid it. IN looking forward to the moment which is intended ^o terminate the career of my public life, my feelings do not permit me to suspend the deep...
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The Senator; or, Clarendon's parliamentary chronicle, Volume 18

...circuroftances have given peculiar value to my fervices, they were t -mporarv ; lhave the conlbla'ion to believe, that while choice and prudence invite me to quit the political fcene, patriotifm does not forbid it. In looking forward to the moment, which is intended to termimte...
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The History of North and South America, from Its Discovery to ..., Volumes 1-2

Richard Snowden - America - 1805 - 362 pages
...of years admonishes me more and more, that the shade of retirement is as necessary to me, as it will be welcome. Satisfied that if any circumstances have...forbid it. In looking forward to the moment, which is intended to terminate the career of my public life, my feelings do not permit me to suspend the deep...
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Addresses of the Successive Presidents to Both Houses of Congress, at the ...

United States. President - Presidents - 1805 - 228 pages
...of years admonishes me more and more, that the shade of retirement is as necessary to me as it will be welcome. Satisfied that if any circumstances have given peculiar value to my service, they were temporary, I have the consolotion to believe, that while choice and pruclence invite...
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The History of North and South America: From Its Discovery to ..., Volumes 1-2

Richard Snowden - America - 1806
...retirement is as necessary to me, as it will be welcome. Satisfied that if any circumstances have givtn peculiar value to my services, they were temporary...forbid it. In looking forward to the moment, which is intended to terminate the career of my public life, my feelings do not permit me to suspend the deep...
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