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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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Supreme Command: Soldiers, Statesmen, and Leadership in Wartime

Eliot A. Cohen - 2002 - 288 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,...does good rather than harm. But I think that during Gen. Burnside's command of the Army, you have taken counsel of your ambition, and thwarted him as much...
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History of American Political Thought

Bryan-Paul Frost, Jeffrey Sikkenga - 2003 - 834 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,...does good rather than harm. But I think that during Gen. Burnside's command of the Army, you have taken counsel of your ambition, and thwarted him as much...
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Reflections of a Civil War Historian: Essays on Leadership, Society, and the ...

Herman Hattaway - 2004 - 254 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 valuable, if not an indispensable quality. You are ambitious, which, within reasonable bounds, does...
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Confederate Military History: A Library of Confederate States ..., Volume 5

Clement A. Evans - 2004 - 444 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,...much as you could, in which you did a great wrong both to the country and to a most meritorious and honorable brother officer. I have heard in such way...
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The Boys Life of Abraham Lincoln

Helen Nicolay - 2004 - 192 pages
...which, of course, I like. I also believe you do not mix politics with your profession, in which you arc right. You have confidence in yourself, which is a...General Burnside's command of the army you have taken council of your ambition and thwarted him as much as you could, in which you did a great wrong to the...
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Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln

Doris Kearns Goodwin - 2006 - 944 pages
...to be a brave and a skillful soldier," the letter began. "You have confidence in yourself, which is valuable, if not an indispensable quality. You are...does good rather than harm. But I think that during Gen. Burnside's command of the Army, you have taken counsel of your ambition, and thwarted him as much...
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Living Speech: Resisting the Empire of Force

James Boyd White - 2009 - 256 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,...does good rather than harm. But I think that during Gen. Burnside's command of the Army, you have taken counsel of your ambition, and thwarted him as much...
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The Wit and Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln as Reflected in His Briefer Letters ...

Abraham Lincoln - 2006 - 265 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,...does good rather than harm. But I think that during Gen. Burnside's command of the Army, you have taken counsel of your ambition, and thwarted him as much...
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福布斯经典商务信函, Volume 1

2006 - 909 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, ii not an indispensable quality. You are ambitious, which, within reasonable bounds, does good rather...
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Lectures - Shakespeare

Robert G. Ingersoll - 2007 - 516 pages
...believe you do not mix politics with your profession — in which you are right. You have confidence — which is a valuable, if not an indispensable, quality....of the army you have taken counsel of your ambition to thwart him as much as you could — in which you did a great wrong to the country and to a most...
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