Aaron Burr Quotes

Conscience? Great souls do not worry themselves with such little details

 
Context
Hamilton never forgot the statement and saw Burr’s character for what it was sooner than most.
Citations

Aaron Burr, 1756-1836, U. S. Senator (Democrat, NY), Statement to Alexander Hamilton

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Aaron Burr
Aaron Burr
  • Born: February 6, 1756
  • Died: September 14, 1836
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Politician

Aaron Burr Jr. was an American politician. He was the third vice president of the United States (1801–1805), serving during President Thomas Jefferson's first term.