“Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery I feel a strong urge to have it tried on him, personally”
~ Abraham Lincoln

“Everyone is entitled to his own opinions, but not to his own facts”
~ Daniel Patrick Moynihan

“As I would not be a slave, so I would not be a master. This expresses my idea of democracy. Whatever differs from this, to the extent of the difference, is no democracy.” ~ Abraham Lincoln

“It does me no harm for my neighbor to believe in many gods or no god. It neither robs my pocket nor breaks my leg” ~ Thomas Jefferson

“We have talked long enough about civil rights in this country. It is time now to write the next chapter – and to write it in books of law”
~ Lyndon Johnson

“Those who would give up a little liberty to gain a little security shall soon have neither” ~ Ben Franklin

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