Abraham Lincoln Quote

No men living are more worthy to be trusted than those who toil up from poverty; none less inclined to take or touch aught which they have not honestly earned. Let them beware of surrendering a political power which they already possess, and which if surrendered will surely be used to close the door of advancement against such as they and to fix new disabilities and burdens upon them till all of liberty shall be lost.


First State of the Union address (1861)

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No men living are more worthy to be trusted than those who toil up from poverty; none less inclined to take or touch aught which they have not...

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No men living are more worthy to be trusted than those who toil up from poverty; none less inclined to take or touch aught which they have not...

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No men living are more worthy to be trusted than those who toil up from poverty; none less inclined to take or touch aught which they have not...

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No men living are more worthy to be trusted than those who toil up from poverty; none less inclined to take or touch aught which they have not...