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" Let us have faith that right makes might, and in that faith let us to the end dare to do our duty as we understand it. "
The Magazine of History with Notes and Queries - Page 253
1917
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Tarot: Get the Whole Story : Use, Create & Interpret Tarot Spreads

James Ricklef - Body, Mind & Spirit - 2004 - 226 pages
...eyes, but with the mind; And therefore is wing'd Cupid painted blind." —William Shakespeare 6. "Let us have faith that right makes might; and in that faith let us dare to do our duty as we understand it." —Abraham Lincoln 7. "We shape clay into a pot, but it is...
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Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln

Doris Kearns Goodwin - Biography & Autobiography - 2006 - 944 pages
...radical Republicans in the audience were captivated. When he came to the dramatic ending pledge — "LET US HAVE FAITH THAT RIGHT MAKES MIGHT, AND IN THAT FAITH, LET US, TO THE END, DARE TO DO OUR DUTY AS WE UNDERSTAND IT" — the audience erupted in thunderous applause. After Lincoln...
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The Lincoln-Douglas Senatorial Debates of 1858: A Primary Source Investigation

Jason Porterfield - History - 2004 - 64 pages
...audience to resist efforts to expand slavery into the territories and to restrict it to the South. "Let us have faith that right makes might, and in that faith, let us, to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it," he concluded. Lincoln's speech helped him to gain ground...
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Music for the Common Man : Aaron Copland during the Depression and War ...

Elizabeth B. Crist Assistant Professor of Musicology University of Texas at Austin - Music - 2005 - 272 pages
...cause of civil liberty must not be surrendered at the end of one or even one hundred defeats. . . . Let us have faith that right makes might, and in that faith let us to the end dare to do our duty as we understand it."37 As had Browder and Sandburg, Copland quotes Lincoln to...
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The Gospel According to America: A Meditation on a God-blessed, Christ ...

David Dark - Christianity and culture - 2005 - 173 pages
...Party slogan when he articulated a faith-based initiative that might not play too well in our day: "Let us have faith that right makes might, and in that faith, let us, to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it." The quotability of this particular sentence often distracts...
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Leadership by Design: Creating an Architecture of Trust

Richard N. Swett - Architecture - 2005 - 352 pages
...Chronology 1859-1876," The Cooper Union, http://www.cooper .edu/history/extended/hioooo2.htm. 142 "Let us have faith that right makes might; and in that faith let us to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it." Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865), address, Cooper Union, New York...
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Lincoln in the Times: The Life of Abraham Lincoln, as Originally Reported in ...

Director of the Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute at Hunter College Harold Holzer - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 413 pages
...nor frightened from it by menaces of destruction to the Government, nor of dungeons to ourselves. Let us have faith that right makes might; and in that faith, let us, to the end, dare to do our duty, as we understand it. When Mr. LINCOLN had concluded his address, during the delivery...
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Abraham Lincoln, President-elect: The Four Critical Months from Election to ...

Larry D. Mansch - History - 2005 - 228 pages
...destruction to the government nor of dungeons to ourselves." Lincoln shouted above wild cheering, "Let us have faith that right makes might, and in that faith, let us, to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it."28 Lincoln's words boomed like a cannon shot across the Northeast....
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And the War Came: The Slavery Quarrel and the American Civil War

Donald J. Meyers - History - 2005 - 284 pages
...wrong, as we do, can we yield to them? Can we cast our votes with their view, and against our own? Let us have faith that right makes might, and in that faith, let us, to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it* 8 Thunderous applause! This was 1860, the year of the presidential...
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Indivisible: Uniting Values for a Divided America

Martha Zoller - History - 2005 - 206 pages
...and years later echoed Washington's remarks when he urged the crowd at the Cooper Union Institute to "have faith that right makes might, and in that faith, let us, to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it." The idea "right makes might" is simply another way of expressing...
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