Abraham Lincoln Quote

Fellow citizens, we cannot escape history…No personal significance or insignificance can spare one or another of us. The fiery trial through which we pass will light us down in honour or dishonour to the last generation.


annual message to Congress, 1 December 1862

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Fellow citizens, we cannot escape history…No personal significance or insignificance can spare one or another of us. The fiery trial through which...

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Fellow citizens, we cannot escape history…No personal significance or insignificance can spare one or another of us. The fiery trial through which...

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Fellow citizens, we cannot escape history…No personal significance or insignificance can spare one or another of us. The fiery trial through which...

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Fellow citizens, we cannot escape history…No personal significance or insignificance can spare one or another of us. The fiery trial through which...