Thomas Starr King - Quotes

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It is strange. I see all the privileges and greatness of the future. It already looks grand, beautiful. Tell them I went lovingly, trustfully, peacefully. ---->>>

I pledged California to a Northern Republic and to a flag that should have no treacherous threads of cotton in its warp, and the audience came down in thunder. ---->>>

Do not weep for me. ---->>>

I know it is all right. I wish I could make you feel so, I wish I could describe my feelings. ---->>>

The Man Without a Country, was an orator no one could silence and no one could answer. ---->>>

What a year to live in! Worth all other times ever known in our history or any other. ---->>>

What a privilege it is to be an American! ---->>>

Though I weigh only 120 pounds, when I'm mad, I weigh a ton. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: December 17, 1824
Birthplace: New York City
Die: March 4, 1864
Occupation: Clergyman

Thomas Starr King (December 17, 1824 – March 4, 1864) was an American Universalist and Unitarian minister, influential in California politics during the American Civil War, and Freemason. Starr King spoke zealously in favor of the Union and was credited by Abraham Lincoln with preventing California from becoming a separate republic (wikipedia)