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“Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds.”
You probably know these words and believe them to be the official Postal Creed, the motto of the United States Post Office.
They are not that.
The USPS has no official motto, though this sentence, whose origins are attributed to Persian history, is inscribed in the post office in New York City.
Still, it often is cited by citizens and embraced as a standard for their expectations.
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