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There are no points of the compass on the chart of true patriotism.

There are no points of the compass on the chart of true patriotism.

Men, in a word, must necessarily be controlled, either by a power within them, or by a power without them; either by the word of God, or by the strong arm of man; either by the Bible, or by the bayonet. ---->>>

Slavery is but half abolished, emancipation is but half completed, while millions of freeman with votes in their hands are left without education. ---->>>

Our country - whether bounded by the St. John's and the Sabine, or however otherwise bounded or described, and be the measurements more or less; - still our country, to be cherished in all our hearts, and to be defended by all our hands. ---->>>

A star for every State, and a State for every star. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: May 12, 1809
Die: November 16, 1894
Occupation: Politician

Robert Charles Winthrop (May 12, 1809 – November 16, 1894) was an American lawyer and philanthropist and one time Speaker of the United States House of Representatives. He was a descendant of John Winthrop.(wikipedia)