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" For my part, I desire to see the time when education and by its means, morality, sobriety, enterprise, and industry shall become much more general than at present, and should be gratified to have it in my power to contribute something to the advancement... "
The early life of Abraham Lincoln - Page 129
by Ida Minerva Tarbell, John McCan Davis - 1896 - 240 pages
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The Public Papers of Governor Simeon Willis, 1943-1947

Simeon Willis - History - 1988 - 403 pages
...become much more general than at present, " and he stated that he should be gratified to have it in his power "to contribute something to the advancement...measure which might have a tendency to accelerate the happy period." Two American presidents of more recent times have forcibly expressed themselves...
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The Life of Abraham Lincoln: Volumes 1 & 2 in One Book

Ida M. Tarbel - Biography & Autobiography - 1998 - 572 pages
...time when educationand by its means, morality, sobriety, enterprise, and industry -shall become much more general than at present, and should be gratified...himself as a candidate for the legislature is fully equaled by the humility of the closing paragraphs of his announcement: "But, fellow-citizens, I shall...
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Abraham Lincoln: His Speeches and Writings

Abraham Lincoln - History - 2001 - 843 pages
The most comprehensive and readable one-volume collection of Lincoln's writings ever published. -David Herbert Donald.
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Lincoln on Democracy

Abraham Lincoln, G. S. Boritt - History - 2004 - 416 pages
...time when education, and by its means, morality, sobriety, enterprise and industry, shall become much more general than at present, and should be gratified...measure which might have a tendency to accelerate the happy period. But, Fellow-Citizens, I shall conclude. Considering the great degree of modesty which...
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The Language of Liberty: The Political Speeches and Writings of Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln - History - 2003 - 824 pages
...time when education, and by its means, morality, sobriety, enterprise and industry, shall become much more general than at present, and should be gratified...measure which might have a tendency to accelerate the happy period. With regard to existing laws, some alterations are thought to be necessary. Many...
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The Inspired Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln: How Faith Shaped an American ...

Philip L. Ostergard - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 272 pages
...time when education, and by its means, morality, sobriety, enterprise and industry, shall become much more general than at present, and should be gratified...measure which might have a tendency to accelerate the happy period. Who more than the boy who learned to read by firelight would better understand the...
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Abraham Lincoln, a Press Portrait: His Life and Times from the Original ...

Herbert Mitgang - Biography & Autobiography - 2000 - 519 pages
...time when education, and by its means, morality, sobriety, enterprise and industry, shall become much more general than at present, and should be gratified...measure which might have a tendency to accelerate the happy period. With regard to existing laws, some alterations are thought to be necessary. Many...
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