Abraham Lincoln Quote

I am a patient man — always willing to forgive on the Christian terms of repentance; and also to give ample time for repentance. Still I must save this government if possible.


Letter to Reverdy Johnson (26 July 1862)

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I am a patient man — always willing to forgive on the Christian terms of repentance; and also to give ample time for repentance. Still I must save...

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I am a patient man — always willing to forgive on the Christian terms of repentance; and also to give ample time for repentance. Still I must save...

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I am a patient man — always willing to forgive on the Christian terms of repentance; and also to give ample time for repentance. Still I must save...

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I am a patient man — always willing to forgive on the Christian terms of repentance; and also to give ample time for repentance. Still I must save...