Facts about Peter Stuyvesant

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Peter Stuyvesant was a famous Public Servant from Netherland, who lived between and 1672 AC.

Our collection contains 13 quotes who is written / told by Peter.

Famous quotes by Peter Stuyvesant (13)


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"The people are grown very wild and loose in their morals"
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"I value the blood of one Christian more than that of a hundred Indians"
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"To let her dail would be the greatest profit both for the company and for the merchants"
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"The Jews who have arrived would nearly all like to remain here"
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"Your patience would fail you if I should continue to relate all the disrespectful speeches and treatment which your servants have been obliged to listen to and patiently to bear"
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"The design of those commissioners, frigates and warlike force is directed rather against Long Island and these your Honors' possessions, than to the imagined reform of New England"
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"Praise the Lord, O England's Jerusalem: and Netherland's Zion, praise ye the Lord! He hath secured your gates, and blessed your possessions with peace, even here, where the threatened torch of war was lighted"
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"Our little force will march on tomorrow or the day after"
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"We pray that the deceitful race - such hateful enemies and blasphemers of the name of Christ - be not allowed to further infect and trouble this new colony"
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"It is my intention to proceed slowly with our trenches"
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"I am sustained by the tranquility of an upright and loyal heart"
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"The attack did not succeed as well as I had hoped, no small impediment having been the loss of my right leg"
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"It is not the least anxiety that we have so little powder and lead on hand"


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