The Lincoln–Douglas Debates of 1858 were a series of seven debates between
Abraham .... And why can we not adhere to the great principle of self-government,
upon ... of its just influence in t...
To us as a people it has been granted to lay the foundations of our national life in
a new ... We have become a great nation, forced by the fact of its greatness into ...
If we fail, the cause of free self-government throughout the world will rock to its ...
To us as a people it has been granted tolay the foundations of our national life in
a new continent. ... We have become a great nation, forced by the fact of its
greatness intorelations with ... If we fail, the cause of free self-
governmentthroughout the world will rock to its foundations, ... We know that self-
government is difficult.
Mar 3, 2016 ... “If we fail, the cause of free self-government throughout the world will rock to its
foundations, and therefore our responsibility is heavy, ...
There can be no real peace while one American is dying some place in the world
for ... Well I think it's time we ask ourselves if we still know the freedoms that were
intended ... we believe in our capacity for self-government or whether we
abandon the ... Three-fourths of farming is out on the free market and has known
a 21 ....
In all that the people can individually do as well for themselves, government
ought not to interfere. .... we may fail in the struggle ought not to deter us from the
support of a cause ... If destruction be our lot, we must ourselves be its author and
finisher. .... has been the fondest hope of the lovers of freedom throughout the
May it be to the world, what I believe it will be, (to some parts sooner, to others ...
to bind themselves, and to assume the blessings and security of self-government.
... the free right to the unbounded exercise of reason and freedom of opinion. ... of
them not yet in office, is easily explained, if we observe who they were; to wit, ...
May 12, 2013 ... welfare, but as regards the welfare of mankind. If we fail, the cause of free self-
government throughout the world will rock to its foundations, and ...
The basic test of freedom is perhaps less in what we are free to do than in what
we are free not to do. .... and a general moral instruction without a religious
foundation is built on air; ... of the burdens of willing, deciding and being
responsible for inevitable failure. ..... "We will have a world government whether
you like i...
The subject of freedom and its enemies is enormous, and what I have written is ...
the scientific caste system, the abolition of free will by methodical conditioning,
the ... But even in those countries that have a tradition of democratic government,
this .... "Lead us not into temptation," we pray -- and with good reason; for...