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James Monroe

January 01, 1700 - January 01, 1700
"I am, against every invitation to war, and advocate of peace. The insults of Spain, Britain, or any others. ... I deem no more worthy of our notice as a nation than those of a lunatic to a man in health--for I consider them as desperate and raving mad."source: To Thomas Jefferson, 1793.war, peace, conflict, involvement in wars

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