Quote by George Washington

I anticipate with pleasing expectations that retreat in which I promise myself to realize, without alloy, the sweet enjoyment of partaking, in the midst of my fellow citizens, the benign influence of good laws under a free government, the ever favorite object of my heart, and the happy reward, as I trust, of our mutual cares, labors, and dangers.

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This quote expresses the speaker's anticipation and excitement for a future period of retreat. They eagerly look forward to experiencing the pure joy of living amongst their fellow citizens in a society governed by good laws and a free government. The speaker believes that this retreat will be a reward, born out of the collective efforts, hard work, and shared sacrifices made by all. It reflects their deep desire for a harmonious and prosperous society where the benefits of mutual care and labor can be enjoyed by all.

By George Washington
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