Never be haughty to the humble or humble to the haughty.
Never be haughty to the humble never be humble to the haughty.
Never be haughty to the humble; never be humble to the haughty.
Truth crushed to the earth is truth still and like a seed will rise again.
Neither current events nor history show that the majority rule, or ever did rule.
If the Confederacy fails, there should be written on its tombstone: Died of a Theory.
Truthfulness is a cornerstone in character, and if it be not firmly laid in youth, there will ever after be a weak spot in the foundation.
I worked night and day for twelve years to prevent the war, but I could not. The North was mad and blind, would not let us govern ourselves, and so the war came.
The people of the States now confederated.....believed that to remain longer in the Union would subject them to continuance of a disparaging discrimination, submission to which would be inconsistent with their welfare, and intolerable to a proud people. They therefore determined to sever its bounds and established a new Confederacy for themselves.