Thanksgiving ... no kernel of nourishing corn can come to him but through his toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given to him to till. —Emerson." During the dark days of the Civil War, Abraham Lincoln establishes the last Thursday of November as the National Thanksgiving Day. No human...
They Were Believers, Abraham Lincoln If our sense of duty forbids this, then let us stand by our duty, fearlessly and effectively. Let us be diverted by none of those sophistical contrivances wherewith we are so industriously plied and belabored - contrivances such as groping for some middle ground between...
They Were Believers, Abraham Lincoln If our sense of duty forbids this, then let us stand by our duty, fearlessly and effectively. Let us be diverted by none of those sophistical contrivances wherewith we are so industriously plied and belabored - contrivances such as groping for some middle ground between...