Ethan Allen
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"American Revolutionary War"

*Capture of Fort Ticonderoga

*Battle of Longue-Pointe (Montreal)

/laterwork = farmer, politician, land speculator, philosopher


"Ethan Allen" ( – February 12, 1789) was a farmer; businessman; land speculator; philosopher; writer; and American Revolutionary War Patriot (American Revolution)/patriot, hero, and politician. He is best known as one of the founders of the U.S. state of Vermont, and for the capture of Fort Ticonderoga early in the American Revolutionary War along with Benedict Arnold.

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In those parts of the world where learning and science has prevailed, miracles have ceased; but in those parts of it as are barbarous and ignorant, miracles are still in vogue.

"Waiting, are they? Waiting, are they? Well, goddam 'em, let 'em wait!"[Ethan Allen, to his physician who said "General, I fear the angels are waiting for you", quoted in Saturday Review, April 5, 1958].

There is not any thing, which has contributed so much to delude mankind in religious matters, as mistaken apprehensions concerning supernatural inspiration or revelation; not considering that all true religion originates from reason, and can not othe.

While we are under the tyranny of Priests [...] it will ever be their interest, to invalidate the law of nature and reason, in order to establish systems incompatible therewith.

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