Comment: I am going with Washington

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I am going with Washington

He was not perfect, but for all the standard reasons, he would be my pick. And as I commented below

And as you can see from my other comment here:
NEVER, NEVER, NEVER has any major revolutionary leader (who won) other than Washington voluntary given up power. Caesar could not do it. Cromwell could not do it. Later the likes of Bonaparte could not do it. Lenin could not do it. Bonaparte even at some point asked something like "Did you expect me to be another Washington?"

And Washington did it not once but on multiple occasions.