John Trumbull Quotes

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Born: June 6, 1756, Lebanon, Connecticut
Birth Country: USA
Died: New York City, November 10, 1843
Occupation: Artist

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As though there were a tie And obligation to posterity. We get them, bear them, breed, and nurse: What has posterity done for us. That we, lest they their rights should lose, Should trust our necks to gripe of noose?
- John Trumbull

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