“If by the mere force of numbers a majority should deprive a minority in any clearly written constitutional right, it might, in a moral point of view, justify revolution and certainly would if such a right were a vital one.”
– Abraham Lincoln, First Inaugural Address, 1861.
In great contests each party claims to act in accordance with the will of God.
Both may be, and one must be wrong. God cannot be for, and against the same thing at the same time.
– Abraham Lincoln