Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. Quotes About Ally

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"We should be eternally vigilant against attempts to check the expression of opinions that we loathe." ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
"We believed that it was most desirable that the North should win, we believed in the principle that the Union is indissoluable, we, or many of us at least, also believed that the conflict was inevitable, and that slavery had lasted long enough. But we equally believed that those who stood against us held just as sacred conviction that were the opposite of ours, and we respected them as every men with a heart must respect those who give all for their belief." ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
"To be civilized is to be potentially master of all possible ideas, and that means that one has got beyond being shocked, although one preserves one's own moral aesthetic preferences." ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
"A man is usually more careful of his money than of his principles." ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
"Even for practical purposes theory generally turns out the most important thing in the end." ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
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Want of courage is the last thing to be pardoned by young men, who usually look upon bravery as the chief of all human virtues, and the excuse for every possible fault."
Author: Alexander Pushkin

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