Tag Archives: Abraham Lincoln

More Than One Hundred Years Ago. . . . .

Dean Herger July 12 at 4:22pm · “You cannot help the poor by destroying the rich. You cannot strengthen the weak by weakening the strong. You cannot bring about prosperity by discouraging thrift. You cannot lift the wage earner up … Continue reading

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The Words That Remade America

This is the only photograph of President Lincoln at the cemetery dedication.   It is thought that due to the brevity of his remarks, other photographers had no time to set up their  equipment.   The bloodiest battle of the … Continue reading

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Famous Failures

I love the alteration of “Famous Failures” but not the emphasis on failing.  That just doesn’t go with the teacher- me.  Surprisingly,  it is  both attention getting and also encouraging .  Failure. . . . . one of those universal … Continue reading

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