I know that money speaks more loudly than need.
What is best and most necessary usually happens.
It is with this as with religion: one usually believes what he has been taught.
In the midst of these hard times it is our good health and good sleep that are enjoyable.
Mess is fairly good. It is like what is found in American hotels except for cake and pie.
That death was near, I suppose I believed, but I saw it only as a rest after the day's work.
We set the town on fire and burned down every house as a warning to other small towns along the river.
Vicksburg lies on top of a bluff on the east side of a large tongue of land jutting out into the Mississippi.
You must not forget that you have been given worldly means to use and employ against human arrogance and wrong.