Lincoln: A Statesman Under God The following is from Lincoln’s Second Inaugural Address. This address is widely recognized as one of the world’s greatest speeches. Unlike modern day presidents, Lincoln did not have a “speech writer” to put together inspiring statements for him to read to the people. What he usually did with major documents, Read the full article…
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Lincoln knew that the eternal truths of the Declaration must be guarded by the carefully balanced republic of the Constitution. His beautiful analogy for the relationship between the Declaration and the Constitution, where he likened the former to a golden apple and the latter to a “picture of silver, framed around it,” is well worth quoting: “The picture was made, not to conceal, or destroy the apple; but to adorn, and preserve it. The picture was made for the apple-not the apple for the picture.”
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