Among the friends of Union, there is great diversity of sentiment and of policy in regard to slavery and the African race among us.
Writing is the great invention of the world.
That I am not a member of any Christian church is true; but I have never denied the truth of the Scriptures, and I have never spoken with intentional disrespect of religion in general, or of any denomination of Christians in particular.
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The legitimate object of government is to do for a community of people whatever they need to have done, but can not do at all, or can not so well do, for themselves – in their separate, and individual capacities.
If I am killed, I can die but once; but to live in constant dread of it, is to die over and over again.
let every man remember that to violate the law is to trample on the blood of his father, and to tear the charter of his own and his children's liberty.
I don't think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
What is conservatism? Is it not the adherence to the old and tried against the new and untried?