Labor disgraces no man, but occasionally men disgrace labor.
Leave the matter of religion to the family altar, the church, and the private school, supported entirely by private contributions. Keep the church and the state forever separate.
I have never advocated war except as a means of peace.
Everyone has his superstitions. One of mine has always been when I started to go anywhere, accomplished.
I know only two tunes. One them is ''Yankee Doodle'' and the other isn't.
I know of no method to secure the repeal of bad or obnoxious laws so effective as their strict execution.
The friend in my adversity I shall always cherish most. I can better trust those who helped to relieve the gloom of my dark hours than those who are so ready to enjoy with me the sunshine of my prosperity.