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" I believe you to be a brave and skilful soldier, which of course I like. I also believe you do not mix politics with your profession, in which you are right. You have confidence in yourself, which is a valuable if not an indispensable quality. You are... "
Love, Life & Work: Being a Book of Opinions, Reasonably Good-natvred ... - Page 53
by Elbert Hubbard - 1906 - 149 pages
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Abraham Lincoln, the Man of the People

Norman Hapgood - 1899 - 433 pages
...your profession, in which you are right. You have confidence in yourself, which is a valuable, if not indispensable, quality. You are ambitious, which,...of the army you have taken counsel of your ambition solely, and thwarted him as much as you could; in which you did a great wrong to the country and to...
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History of the United States from the Compromise of 1850: 1862-1864

James Ford Rhodes - 1899
...letter. " There are some things in regard to which," he said, " I am not quite satisfied with you. ... I think that during General Burnside's command of...thwarted him as much as you could, in which you did a 1 OR, vol. xxi. p. 1009. 1 C. W-, 1865, vol. ip 175. 3 Warden, Life of Chase, p. 488. Cn. XX.] HOOKER...
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Abraham Lincoln, the Man of the People

Norman Hapgood - 1899 - 433 pages
...skilful soldier, which of course I like. I also believe you do not mix politics with your profession, in which you are right. You have confidence in yourself, which is a valuable, if not indispensable, quality. You are ambitious, which, within reasonable bounds, does good rather than harm....
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Abraham Lincoln, the Man of the People

Norman Hapgood - 1899 - 433 pages
...skilful soldier, which of course I like. I also believe you do not mix politics with your profession, in which you are right. You have confidence in yourself, which is a valuable, if not indispensable, quality. You are ambitious, which, within reasonable bounds, does good rather than harm....
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McClure's Magazine, Volume 13

1899
...also believe you do not mix politics with your profession, in which you are right. Yon have confidenca in yourself, which is a valuable if not an indispensable quality. You are ambitions, which, within reaaonible bounds, does good rather than harm ; but I think that during General...
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Anecdotal Lincoln

Paul Selby - 1900 - 469 pages
...skillful soldier, which, of course, I like. I also believe you do not mix politics with your profession, in which you are right. You have confidence in yourself, which is a valuable, if not indispensable, quality. You are ambitious, which, within reasonable bounds, does good rather than harm....
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Reminiscences of General Herman Haupt: Giving Hitherto Unpublished Official ...

Herman Haupt - 1901 - 331 pages
...skilful soldier, which, of course, I like. I also believe you do not mis politics with your profession, in which you are right. You have confidence in yourself,...an indispensable quality. You are ambitious, which, with reasonable bounds, does good rather than harm; but I think that during General Burnside's command...
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Abraham Lincoln: His Youth and Early Manhood, with a Brief Account of His ...

Noah Brooks - 1901 - 204 pages
...soldier, which of course I like. I also believe that you do not mix politics with your profession, in which you are right. You have confidence in yourself, which is a valuable, if not indispensable, quality. You are ambitious, which, within reasonable bounds, does good rather than harm;...
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The Life of Abraham Lincoln

Henry Ketcham - 1901 - 435 pages
...soldier, which of course I like. I also believe that you do not mix politics with your profession, in which you are right. You have confidence in yourself, which is a valuable, if not indispensable, quality. You are ambitious, which, within reason, does good rather than harm ; but I...
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Abraham Lincoln

William Eleroy Curtis - 1902 - 409 pages
...skilful soldier, which, of course, I like. I also believe you do not mix politics with your profession, in which you are right. You have confidence in yourself,...but I think that during General Burnside's command 264 of the army you have taken counsel of your ambition and thwarted him as much as you could, in which...
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