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" When you were about leaving Atlanta for the Atlantic coast, I was anxious, if not fearful ; but feeling that you were the better judge; and remembering that "nothing risked, nothing gained," I did not interfere. Now, the undertaking being a success, the... "
Reunion - Page 129
by Society of the Army of the Cumberland - 1904
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Abraham Lincoln: Complete Works, Comprising His Speeches, Letters ..., Volume 2

Abraham Lincoln - United States - 1894
...coast, I was anxious, if not fearful ; but feeling that you were the better judge; and remembering that "nothing risked, nothing gained," I did not interfere....a success, the honor is all yours ; for I believe none of us went further than to acquiesce. And taking the work of General Thomas into the count, as...
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Abraham Lincoln: Complete Works, Comprising His Speeches, Letters ..., Volume 2

Abraham Lincoln - United States - 1894
...the capture of Savannah. When you were about leaving Atlanta for the Atlantic coast. I was anxious, if not fearful ; but feeling that you were the better judge, and remembering that " nothing risked, nothing gained," I did not interfere. Now, the undertaking being a success,...
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Complete Works, Volume 10

Abraham Lincoln - Illinois - 1894
...the capture of Savannah. When you were about leaving Atlanta for the Atlantic coast, I was anxious, if not fearful ; but feeling that you were the better judge, and remembering that "nothing risked, nothing gained," I did not interfere. Now, the undertaking being a success, the...
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McClure's Magazine, Volume 4

1895
...1864, he told how anxious and fearful he was when Sherman left Atlanta, but added: "Remembering that 'nothing risked nothing gained,' I did not interfere....being a success, the honor is all yours, for I believe none of us went farther than to acquiesce." Soon after Sherman's march into North Carolina, Lincoln...
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Words of Lincoln: Including Several Hundred Opinions of His Life and ...

Abraham Lincoln - Quotations - 1895 - 221 pages
...Sherman, December 26, 1864.) " When you were about leaving Atlanta for the Atlantic Coast, I was anxious, if not fearful; but feeling that you were the better judge, and remembering that ' nothing risked, nothing Who can say that the President did not lay down his life by the firmness...
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Scribner's Popular History of the United States, Volume 5

William Cullen Bryant, Sydney Howard Gay, Noah Brooks - United States - 1897
...Sherman was the better judge, lie had refrained from any interference or suggestion. " Now," he said, "the undertaking being a success, the honor is all yours, for I believe none of us went further than to acquiesce." This march to the sea, more than 300 miles by the roads...
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History of the Ninety-Third Regiment, Illinois Volunteer Infantry: From ...

Harvey Marion Trimble - Illinois - 1898 - 441 pages
...for your Christmas gift. When you were about leaving Atlanta for the Atlantic coast, I was anxious, if not fearful; but, feeling that you were the better judge, and remembering that 'nothing risked, nothing gained,' I did not interfere. Now, the undertaking being a success, the...
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Scribner's Popular History of the United States: From the Earliest ..., Volume 5

William Cullen Bryant, Sydney Howard Gay, Noah Brooks - United States - 1898
...Sherman was the better judge, he had refrained from any interference or suggestion. " Now," he said, " the undertaking being a success, the honor is all yours, for I believe none of us went further than to acquiesce." This march to the sea, more than 300 miles by the roads...
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The Life of Abraham Lincoln: Drawn from Original Sources and ..., Volume 4

Ida Minerva Tarbell - 1900
...the capture of Savannah. When you were about leaving Atlanta for the Atlantic coast, I was anxious, if not fearful; but feeling that you were the better judge, and remembering that " nothing risked, nothing gained," I did not interfere. Now, the undertaking being a success,...
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The Life of Abraham Lincoln

Henry Ketcham - Presidents - 1901 - 435 pages
...gift, the capture of Savannah. " When you were about leaving Atlanta for the Atlantic, 1 was anxious, if not fearful ; but feeling that you were the better judge, and remembering that ' nothing risked, nothing gained, 'I did not interfere. Now, the undertaking being a success,...
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