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Southern Quotes: Charley Reese

Southern Quotes: Charley Reese

“This great republic, founded on the concept of inalienable rights and self-government, was never designed for a population of heel clickers and saluters. It was designed for thinking men and women who could independently assess situations and form their own independent judgements about what is good policy and what is bad policy .”

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Southern Quotes: Robert E. Lee

Southern Quotes: Robert E. Lee

“Depend upon it, there is no difference between Consolidation and Empire; no difference between Centralism and Imperialism. The consummation of either must necessarily end in the overthrow of Liberty and the establishment of Despotism.”

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Southern Quotes: Henry Clay

Southern Quotes: Henry Clay

“The arts of power and its minions are the same in all countries and in all ages. It marks its victim; denounces it; and excites the public odium and the public hatred, to conceal its own abuses and encroachments.”

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