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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Salmon P Chase Quotes
The child is pronounced pretty. I think it quite otherwise.
And upon this act, sincerely believed to be an act of justice, warranted by the...
All men are born equally free.
What can be indissoluble if a perpetual Union, made more perfect, is not?
The law of the Creator, which invests every human being with an inalienable title to...
The President then proceeded to read his Emancipation Proclamation, making remarks on the several parts...
The Proclamation does not, indeed, mark out exactly the course I should myself prefer. But...
Once I should have been, if not satisfied, partially, at least, contented with suffrage for...
A resignation is a grave act; never performed by a right minded man without forethought...
I never refused my help to any person black or white; and I liked the...