Patriotic Words – Thomas Paine

The American Crisis is collection of articles written by Thomas Paine during the American Revolutionary War. His essays provided ongoing support for an independent and self-governing America through the many severe crises of the Revolutionary War.

General Washington found Paine’s first essay The Crisis, written on December 23, 1776,  so inspiring, he ordered that it be read to the troops at Valley Forge.

This quote is the opening line.


One Comment on “Patriotic Words – Thomas Paine

  1. I, for one, cannot imagine what it’s like not to live free. In gratitude to our God, our ancestors, and our valiant military, we need to exercise this freedom by constantly striving to do our best in all things.

    God bless America!

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