Never stir up litigation. A worse man can scarcely be found than one who does this.
True patriotism is better than the wrong kind of piety.
I don't like that man. I must get to know him better.
Congressmen who willfully take action during wartime that damages morale and undermine the military are saboteurs and should be arrested, exiled, or hung.
The shepherd drives the wolf from the sheep's for which the sheep thanks the shepherd as his liberator, while the wolf denounces him for the same act as the destroyer of liberty. Plainly, the sheep and the wolf are not agreed upon a definition of liberty.
If slavery is not wrong, nothing is wrong.
The path was worn and slippery. My foot slipped from under me, knocking the other out of the way, but I recovered and said to myself, "It's a slip and not a fall.
I have always been an old-line Henry Clay Whig.
A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have.