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" Intelligence, patriotism, Christianity and a firm reliance on Him who has never yet forsaken this favored land, are still competent to adjust, in the best way, all our present difficulty. In your hands, my dissatisfied fellow-countrymen, and not in mine,... "
A Sketch of Chili: Expressly Prepared for the Use of Emigrants, from the ... - Page 102
by Benjamín Vicuña Mackenna - 1866 - 181 pages
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The History of Sprinkling: Being a Compilation of the Best Thoughts of ...

Louis Charles Wilson - 1895 - 152 pages
...upon the watchtower sound a note of alarm. During the war of '61 Mr. Lincoln said in his inaugural: "Intelligence, patriotism, Christianity and a firm...competent to adjust in the best way all our present difficulty." This tells of the faith of this great man. But why did he not identify himself with the...
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A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents, Volume 5

United States. President - 1897 - 858 pages
...admitted that you who are dissatisfied hold the right side in the dispute, there still is no single good reason for precipitate action. Intelligence, patriotism,...competent to adjust in the best way all our present difficulty. In your hands, my dissatisfied fellow-countrymen, and not in mine, is the momentous issue...
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When the Bells Tolled for Lincoln: Southern Reaction to the Assassination

Carolyn Lawton Harrell - 1997 - 136 pages
...Jones Jr. to his father, 5 March 1861, quoted in Myers, Children of Pride, 655. authority. . . . Inyour hands, my dissatisfied fellow-countrymen, and not in mine, is the momentous issue of civil war. ... We are not enemies, but friends. We must not be enemies. Though passion may have strained it must...
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The Code of Federal Regulations of the United States of America

1998
...bleak turmoil of the Civil War, Abraham Lincoln conveyed similar sentiments by calling Americans to "a firm reliance on Him who has never yet forsaken this favored land." Almost a century later, Harry Truman emphasized the need for God's help in making decisions: "when...
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Speeches that Changed the World

Owen Collins - 1999 - 464 pages
...admitted that you who are dissatisfied hold the right side in the dispute, there still is no single good reason for precipitate action. Intelligence, patriotism,...competent to adjust in the best way all our present difficulty. In your hands, my dissatisfied fellow-countrymen, and not in mine, is the momentous issue...
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Abraham Lincoln: A Constitutional Biography

George Anastaplo - 2001 - 392 pages
...views, such public statements as that found in the First Inaugural Address (Collected Works, 4: 271): "Intelligence, patriotism, Christianity, and a firm...competent to adjust, in the best way, all our present difficulty." See also ibid., 5: 497-98, 7: 48, 169. President of the Confederacy, said of Lincoln that...
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The Life of Abraham Lincoln Volumes 3 & 4

Ida M. Tarbell - 1999 - 568 pages
...is no single good reason for precipitate action. Intelligence, patriotism, Christianity, and a 6rm reliance on Him, who has never yet forsaken this favored...competent to adjust, in the best way, all our present difficulty. In your hands, my disnalisfied fellow countrymen, and not in mint, is the momentous issue...
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States' Rights and American Federalism: A Documentary History

Lynn Nelson - 1999 - 268 pages
...overthrow it. ... My countrymen, one and all, think calmly and well upon this whole subject. . . . In your hands, my dissatisfied fellow-countrymen,...not in mine, is the momentous issue of civil war. . . . I am loath to close. We are not enemies, but friends. We must not be enemies. Though passion...
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Presidential Documents: The Speeches, Proclamations, and Policies that Have ...

Jim F. Watts, Fred L. Israel, Thomas J. McInerney - 2000 - 416 pages
...admitted that you who are dissatisfied hold the right side in the dispute, there still is no single good reason for precipitate action. Intelligence, patriotism,...competent to adjust in the best way all our present difficulty. In your hands, my dissatisfied fellow-countrymen, and not in mine, the momentous issue...
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A New Birth of Freedom: Abraham Lincoln and the Coming of the Civil War

Harry V. Jaffa - 2004 - 574 pages
...admitted that you who are dissatisfied, hold the right side in the dispute, there still is no single good reason for precipitate action. Intelligence, patriotism,...competent to adjust, in the best way, all our present difficulty. The Constitution is a complex organism, dividing power and checking and balancing the various...
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