Abraham Lincoln Quote

He who does something at the head of one regiment, will eclipse him who does nothing at the head of a hundred.


letter to Major-General David Hunter, 31 December 1861, in R. P. Basler (ed.) Collected Works… (1953) vol. 5

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He who does something at the head of one regiment, will eclipse him who does nothing at the head of a hundred.

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He who does something at the head of one regiment, will eclipse him who does nothing at the head of a hundred.

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He who does something at the head of one regiment, will eclipse him who does nothing at the head of a hundred.

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He who does something at the head of one regiment, will eclipse him who does nothing at the head of a hundred.