I tremble for my country when I hear of confidence expressed in me. I know too well my weakness, that our only hope is in God.
Quote by Robert E Lee
Never do a wrong thing to make a friend or to keep one.
I have been up to see the Congress and they do not seem to be...
We have fought this fight as long, and as well as we know how. We...
Duty is the most sublime word in our language. Do your duty in all things....
The education of a man is never completed until he dies.
My chief concern is to try to be an humble, earnest Christian.
Duty is the sublimest word in our language.
Obedience to lawful authority is the foundation of manly character.
The trite saying that honesty is the best policy has met with the just criticism...
Get correct views of life, and learn to see the world in its true light....
It is well that war is so terrible. We should grow too fond of it.
The devil's name is dullness.
Do your duty in all things. You cannot do more, you should never wish to...
I cannot trust a man to control others who cannot control himself.
Whiskey - I like it, I always did, and that is the reason I never...
This war is not about slavery.
Let the tent be struck.
In all my perplexities and distresses, the Bible has never failed to give me light...
We must expect reverses, even defeats. They are sent to teach us wisdom and prudence,...
The war... was an unnecessary condition of affairs, and might have been avoided if forebearance...