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" We are now far into the fifth year since a policy was initiated with the avowed object and confident promise of putting an end to slavery agitation. Under the operation of that policy that agitation has not only not ceased, but has constantly augmented.... "
Life of Abraham Lincoln - Page 161
by Josiah Gilbert Holland - 1866 - 544 pages
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The Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine, Volume 20; Volume 42

Literature - 1891
...memorable words: If we could first know where we are and whither we are tending, we could better judge what to do and how to do it. We are now far into the fifth...initiated, with the avowed object and confident promise of pulling an end to slavery agitation. Under the operation of that policy, that agitation has not only...
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The Struggle of '72: The Issues and Candidates of the Present Political Campaign

Everett Chamberlin - Campaign literature - 1872 - 586 pages
...CONVENTION : " If we could first know where we are and whither we are tending, we could better judge what to do and how to do it. We are now far into the fifth...Under the operation of that policy, that agitation not only has not ceased, but has constantly augmented. In my opinion it will not cease until a crisis...
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The Struggle of '72: The Issues and Candidates of the Present Political ...

Everett Chamberlin - Campaign literature - 1872 - 570 pages
...CONVENTION : " If we could first know where we are and whither we are tending, we could better judge what to do and how to do it. We are now far into the fifth...Under the operation of that policy, that agitation not only has not ceased, but has constantly augmented. In my opinion it will not cease until a crisis...
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The Life of Abraham Lincoln: From His Birth to His Inauguration as ..., Volume 2

Ward Hill Lamon, Chauncey F. Black - Lincoln, Abraham - 1872 - 604 pages
...whither we are tending, we could then better judge what to do, and how to do it. We are now far on into the fifth year since a policy was initiated with...Under the operation of that policy, that agitation had not only not ceased, but has constantly augmented. In my opinion, it will not cease until a crisis...
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The Life of Abraham Lincoln: From His Birth to His Inauguration as ..., Volume 2

Ward Hill Lamon, Chauncey F. Black - Lincoln, Abraham - 1872 - 634 pages
...promise of putting an end to •lavery agitation. Under the operation of that policy, that agitation had not only not ceased, but has constantly augmented....my opinion, it will not cease until a crisis shall hare been reached and passed. " A house divided against itself cannot stand." I believe this Government...
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Memoir of Roger Brooke Taney, LL.D.: Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of ...

Samuel Tyler - Electronic books - 1872 - 643 pages
...which nominated him for the Senate of the United States : " In iny opinion, it [slavery agitation] will not cease until a crisis shall have been reached...passed. A house divided against itself cannot stand. I believe this Government cannot endure permanently half slave and half free. I do not expect the Union...
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Republicanism in America: A History of the Colonial and Republican ...

Rolander Guy McClellan - United States - 1872 - 653 pages
...economy, unity and brothorly love." ABRAHAM LINCOLN, On June 17th, 1858, speaking of Slavery, said : " In my opinion, it will not cease until a crisis shall have been leached and passed. 'A house divided against itself cannot stand.' I believe this Government cannot...
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History of the Rise and Fall of the Slave Power in America, Volume 2

Henry Wilson - Slavery - 1874
...hand : " If we could first know where we are and whither we are tending, we could better judge what to do and how to do it. We are now far into the fifth...passed. ' A house divided against itself cannot stand.' I believe this government cannot endure permanently half slave and half free. I do not expect the Union...
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A Complete History of Illinois from 1673 to 1873: Embracing the Physical ...

Alexander Davidson, Bernard Stuvé - Illinois - 1874 - 944 pages
...could first know where we are, and whither we are tending, we could then better judge whatto do, aud how to do it. "We are now far into the fifth year since a policy was initiated with the anneal object, and eonjiu/ait promise, of putting an end to slavery agitation. '•Under the operation...
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The Civil Government of the States: And the Constitutional History of the ...

Patrick Cudmore - Constitutional history - 1875 - 262 pages
...formally announced by Seward, in his famous Rochester Speech, Oct. 25, 1858. In 1858, Lincoln said: "In my opinion it will not cease until a crisis shall...passed." A house divided against itself cannot stand ! I believe the government cannot endure permanently half slave and half free. I do not expect the...
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