True patriotism sometimes requires of men to act exactly contrary, at one period, to that which it does at another, and the motive which impels themthe desire to do rightis precisely the same.Rate it:(0.00 / 0 votes)Say it

Robert E. Lee

American general who led the Confederate Armies in the American Civil War (1807-1870)

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