History Quotes / TheAmericanCivilWar

26th Jun '17 6:39:44 AM SpectralTime
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->''After the sacrifice of countless millions of treasure and hundreds of thousands of lives, you may win Southern independence if God be not against you, but I doubt it. I tell you that, while I believe with you in the doctrine of states rights, [[{{Determinator}} the North is determined to preserve this Union]]. They are not a [[HotBlooded fiery, impulsive people as you are]], for they live in colder climates. But when they begin to move in a given direction, they move with the steady momentum and perseverance of a mighty avalanche; [[CassandraTruth and what I fear is, they will overwhelm the South.]]''

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->''After the sacrifice of countless millions of treasure and hundreds of thousands of lives, you may win Southern independence if God be not against you, but I doubt it. I tell you that, while I believe with you in the doctrine of states rights, [[{{Determinator}} the North is determined to preserve this Union]]. They are not a [[HotBlooded fiery, impulsive people as you are]], for they live in colder climates. [[AwakeningTheSleepingGiant But when they begin to move in a given direction, they move with the steady momentum and perseverance of a mighty avalanche; avalanche;]] [[CassandraTruth and what I fear is, they will overwhelm the South.]]''
7th Jun '17 2:00:52 PM JulianLapostat
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-->-- '''Ta-Nehisi Coates'''

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-->-- '''Ta-Nehisi Coates'''
'''Creator/TaNehisiCoates'''
6th Jun '17 9:23:01 PM blerg223
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-> ''"If you men are taken in rebellion against the Union, I will hang you with less reluctance than I hanged deserters and spies in Mexico."

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-> ''"If you men are taken in rebellion against the Union, I will hang you with less reluctance than I hanged deserters and spies in Mexico.""''
6th Jun '17 9:22:13 PM blerg223
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->''"If you men are taken in rebellion against the Union, I will hang you with less reluctance than I hanged deserters and spies in Mexico."

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->''"If -> ''"If you men are taken in rebellion against the Union, I will hang you with less reluctance than I hanged deserters and spies in Mexico."
26th Sep '16 11:13:02 AM Parable
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->''"If you men are taken in rebellion against the Union, I will hang you with less reluctance than I hanged deserters and spies in Mexico."
-->'''UsefulNotes/ZacharyTaylor''' in response to Secessionist threatening rebellion if California was admitted as a Free State.



-->-- '''John Brown''', at his trial.

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-->-- '''John Brown''', at his trial.
trial. 1 year before the Civil War
11th Jun '16 1:15:40 AM Morgenthaler
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--> '''SamuelJohnson''', at the time of the American Revolution

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--> '''SamuelJohnson''', '''Creator/SamuelJohnson''', at the time of the American Revolution
9th May '16 2:55:42 AM Morgenthaler
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-->-- ''GoneWithTheWind''

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-->-- ''GoneWithTheWind''
''Film/GoneWithTheWind''



-->-- ''{{Gettysburg}}''

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-->-- ''{{Gettysburg}}''
''Film/{{Gettysburg}}''
24th Mar '16 1:40:49 AM JulianLapostat
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-> ''I, John Brown, am now quite certain that the crimes of this guilty land will never be purged away but with blood. I had, as I now think, vainly flattered myself that without very much bloodshed it might be done.''
-->-- '''John Brown''', at his trial.
6th Mar '16 1:28:33 AM JulianLapostat
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-> '''[[http://www.abrahamlincolnonline.org/lincoln/speeches/cooper.htm '''Abraham Lincoln''']]: Under all these circumstances, [[ArmorPiercingQuestion do you really feel yourselves justified]] to break up this Government unless such a court decision as yours is, shall be at once submitted to as a conclusive and final rule of political action? [[SoreLoser But you will not abide the election of a Republican president]]! In that supposed event, you say, [[RageQuit you will destroy the Union]]; and then, you say, [[NeverMyFault the great crime of having destroyed it will be upon us]]! That is cool.[[note]]Lincoln actually said this expression.[[/note]] A highwayman holds a pistol to my ear, and mutters through his teeth, "[[InsaneTrollLogic Stand and deliver, or I shall kill you, and then you will be a murderer]]!"


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-> '''[[http://www.abrahamlincolnonline.org/lincoln/speeches/cooper.htm '''Abraham Lincoln''']]: Abraham Lincoln]]''': Under all these circumstances, [[ArmorPiercingQuestion do you really feel yourselves justified]] to break up this Government unless such a court decision as yours is, shall be at once submitted to as a conclusive and final rule of political action? [[SoreLoser But you will not abide the election of a Republican president]]! In that supposed event, you say, [[RageQuit you will destroy the Union]]; and then, you say, [[NeverMyFault the great crime of having destroyed it will be upon us]]! That is cool.[[note]]Lincoln actually said this expression.[[/note]] A highwayman holds a pistol to my ear, and mutters through his teeth, "[[InsaneTrollLogic Stand and deliver, or I shall kill you, and then you will be a murderer]]!"

6th Mar '16 1:28:13 AM JulianLapostat
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-> '''[[http://www.abrahamlincolnonline.org/lincoln/speeches/cooper.htm '''Abraham Lincoln''']]: Under all these circumstances, [[ArmorPiercingQuestion do you really feel yourselves justified]] to break up this Government unless such a court decision as yours is, shall be at once submitted to as a conclusive and final rule of political action? [[SoreLoser But you will not abide the election of a Republican president]]! In that supposed event, you say, [[RageQuit you will destroy the Union]]; and then, you say, [[NeverMyFault the great crime of having destroyed it will be upon us]]! That is cool.[[note]]Lincoln actually said this expression.[[/note]] A highwayman holds a pistol to my ear, and mutters through his teeth, "[[InsaneTrollLogic Stand and deliver, or I shall kill you, and then you will be a murderer]]!"

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