There is no sanctuary of virtue like home.
I will not refuse to do something that I can do.
The heart of the People, North and South, is for the Union.
Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army.
Not a moment had been lost by General Hooker in the pursuit of Lee.
Let a nation's fervent thanks make some amends for the toils and sufferings of those who survive.
God bless the Union; - it is dearer to us for the blood of brave men which has been shed in its defence.
And now the momentous day, a day to be forever remembered in the annals of the country, arrived. Early in the morning on the 1st of July the conflict began.
It was appointed by law in Athens, that the obsequies of the citizens who fell in battle should be performed at the public expense, and in the most honorable manner.
There were speeches made in Congress in the very last session before the outbreak of the Rebellion, so ferocious as to show that their authors were under the influence of a real frenzy.