Aaron Burr

Profession : Lawyer ,Politician
Nationality : American
Birth : 6th February, 1756
Death : 14th September, 1836
About : Aaron Burr, Jr. was the third Vice President of the United States under President Thomas Jefferson. After serving as a Continental Army officer in the Revolutionary War, Burr became a successful lawyer and politician. He was elected twice to the New York State Assembly was appointed New York State Attorney General , was chosen as a United States Senator from the state of New York, and reached the apex of his career as Vice President of the United States. Burr was never tried for the illegal duel, and all charges against him were eventually dropped. The death of Hamilton, however, ended Burr's political career. After leaving Washington, Burr traveled west seeking new opportunities, both economic and political. His activities eventually led to his arrest on charges of treason in 1807.  In a final quest for grand opportunities, he left the United States for Europe. He remained overseas until 1812, when he returned to the United States to practice law in New York City.

Aaron Burr Quotes

Go West, young man.
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Never do today what you can as well do tomorrow, because something may occur to make you regret your premature action.
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Never do today what you can put off till tomorrow. Delay may give clearer light as to what is best to be done.
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The rule of my life is to make business a pleasure, and pleasure my business.
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