If by the mere force of numbers a majority should deprive a minority of any clearly written constitutional right, it might, in a moral point of view, justify revolution
Quote by Abraham Lincoln
It behooves us, then, to humble ourselves before the Offended power, to confess our national...
The love of property and consciousness of right and wrong have conflicting places in our...
You cannot build character and courage by taking away man's initiative and independence.
We must not be enemies. Though passion may have strained, it must not break our...
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
I destroy my enemies when I make them my friends.
Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them?
Military glory--that attractive rainbow, that rises in showers of blood--that serpents eye, that charms to...
Marriage is neither heaven nor hell, it is simply purgatory.
I can not deny that all may be swept away. Broken by it, I, too,...
It has been my experience that folks who have no vices have very few virtues.
There are few things wholly evil or wholly good. Almost everything, especially of government policy,...
All I am, or can be, I owe to my angel mother.
I will study and get ready, and perhaps my chance will come.
My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with...
No matter how much the cats fight, there always seem to be plenty of kittens.
Democracy is the government of the people, by the people, for the people
I never had a policy; I have just tried to do my very best each...