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" When the white man governs himself, that is selfgovernment; but when he governs himself and also governs another man, that is more than selfgovernment — that is despotism. If the negro is a man, why then my ancient faith teaches me that "all men are... "
History of Woman Suffrage: 1900-1920 - Page 296
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LIVES AND SPEECHES OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN AND HANNIBAL HAMLIN

1860
...to that extent a total destruction of self-government to say that he too shall not govern himself? When the white man governs himself, that is self-government...governs himself, and also governs another man, that is more than self-government — -that is despotism. If the negro is a man, why, then, my ancient faith...
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LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN

JOSEPH H. BARRETT - 1865
...myself. If all earthly power were given me, I should not know what to do, as to the existing institution. When the white man governs himself, that is, self-government...governs himself, and also governs another man, that is more than self-government— that is despotism. If the negro is a man, why, then my ancient faith teaches...
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Life of Abraham Lincoln: Presenting His Early History, Political Career, and ...

Joseph Hartwell Barrett - Booksellers and bookselling - 1865 - 842 pages
...myself. If all earthly power were given me, I should not know what to do, as to the existing institution. When the white man governs himself, that is, self-government...governs himself, and also governs another man, that is more than self-government — that is despotism. If the negro is a man, why, then my ancient faith...
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The Outbreak of Rebellion

John George Nicolay - United States - 1881 - 220 pages
...his matchless definition of the political injustice of slavery, applicable to all nations and ages: " When the white man governs himself, that is self-government;...governs himself and also governs another man, that is more than self-government—that is despotism ;" his irrefutable statement of the natural right of...
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The Republic, Or, A History of the United States of America in ..., Volume 17

John Robert Irelan - Presidents - 1888
...Independence, and insisting that there is no right principle of action but self-interest. (Same speech.) When the white man governs himself, that is self-government...governs himself, and also governs another man, that is more than self-government — that is despotism. (Same.) Slave States are places for poor white people...
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Abraham Lincoln: A History, Volume 1

John George Nicolay, John Hay - Presidents - 1890 - 470 pages
...to that extent a total destruction of self-government to say that he too shall not govern himself 1 When the white man governs himself, that is self-government;...governs himself and also governs another man, that is more than selfgovernment — that is despotism. What I do say is, that no man is good enough to govern...
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Life on the Circuit with Lincoln: With Sketches of Generals Grant, Sherman ...

Henry Clay Whitney - Lawyers - 1892 - 601 pages
...that extent, a total destruction of self-government to say, that he, too, shall not govern himself ? When the white man governs himself, that is self-government...governs himself, and also governs another man, that is more than self-government — that is despotism. If the negro is a man, why, then, my ancient faith...
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LIFE OF LINCOLN

CHARLES CARLETON COFFIN - 1892
...man, is it not the destruction of self-government to say that he shall not govern himself ? When a white man governs himself, that is self-government; but when he governs himself and another man, that is more than selftheir grain with a sickle, or gathered it with a cradle. In 1833...
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Selections from the Works of Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln - 1893 - 116 pages
...to that extent a total destruction of self-government to say that he too shall not govern himself? When the white man governs himself, that is selfgovernment;...governs himself and also governs another man, that is more than self-government — that is despotism. What I do say is, that no man is good enough to govern...
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Abraham Lincoln

Charles Carleton Coffin - 1893 - 542 pages
...man, is it not the destruction of self-government to say that he shall not govern himself ? When a white man governs himself, that is self-government; but when he governs himself and another man, that is more than selfID LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN. government — it is despotism. No man...
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