One legacy that ought to be briefly noted here is that of disputed land grants.
A single marble obelisk marked the bloodline and legacy of a once powerful clan.
George Washington left behind a legacy of strong leadership.
People that do great things often leave behind a legacy.
This great war fleet he left as a legacy to his son, but he himself in his later campaigns had only its first beginnings at his disposal.
I hope that I can leave behind a legacy that my grandchildren will carry on.
Ben found it hard to fill the shoes of his father's legacy.
If you want to leave behind a legacy, you must work hard to make a change.
Thus ended the exile in France; but it left an evil legacy in the schism under Gregory's successor.
The financial woes of the next period, which is one of decline, were largely the legacy of this age of glory.
The fight against the legacy of debt was slower and more dreary.
As her hatred was known to be at least as strong as her love, the legacy was probably as much a mark of her detestation of Walpole as of her admiration of Pitt.
What can I do to leave a legacy?