What you have said, Mr. President, fully satisfies me that you have given to every proposition which has been made, a kind and candid consideration. And you have now expressed the conclusion to which you have arrived, clearly and distinctly.
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The law of the Creator, which invests every human being with an inalienable title to...
The child is pronounced pretty. I think it quite otherwise.
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The President then proceeded to read his Emancipation Proclamation, making remarks on the several parts...
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And upon this act, sincerely believed to be an act of justice, warranted by the...
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What can be indissoluble if a perpetual Union, made more perfect, is not?
All men are born equally free.