Governors Island is a small island in New York City.
Governors Island or Governor's Island may also refer to:
- Governor's Island, Bermuda
- Governors Island (Prince Edward Island), Canada
- Governors Island (Massachusetts), in Boston Harbor
- Governors Island (Lake Winnipesaukee), New Hampshire
- Governor's Island, in Island Pond (Rockingham County, New Hampshire)
- Governors Island (North Carolina), in Lake Norman
- Governors Island (Bryson City, North Carolina), listed on the National Register of Historic Places listings in Swain County, North Carolina
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“I do love this people [the French] with all my heart, and think that with a better religion and a better form of government and their present governors their condition and country would be most enviable.”
—Thomas Jefferson (17431826)
“If a man be gracious and courteous to strangers, it shows he is a citizen of the world, and that his heart is no island cut off from others lands, but a continent that joins to them.”
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