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Salmon P. Chase

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A resignation is a grave act; never performed by a right minded man without forethought or with reserve.

— Salmon P. Chase

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All men are born equally free.

— Salmon P. Chase

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I never refused my help to any person black or white; and I liked the office nonetheless because there were neither fees nor salary connected with it.

— Salmon P. Chase

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The child is pronounced pretty. I think it quite otherwise.

— Salmon P. Chase

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The law of the Creator, which invests every human being with an inalienable title to freedom, cannot be repealed by any interior law which asserts that man is property.

— Salmon P. Chase

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The Proclamation does not, indeed, mark out exactly the course I should myself prefer. But I am ready to take it just as it is written, and to stand by it with all my heart.

— Salmon P. Chase

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What can be indissoluble if a perpetual Union, made more perfect, is not?

— Salmon P. Chase

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About Salmon P. Chase

Did you know about Salmon P. Chase?

Chase articulated the "slave power conspiracy" thesis well before Lincoln devoting his energies to the destruction of what he considered the Slave Power—the conspiracy of Southern slave owners to seize control of the federal government and block the progress of liberty. and as of May 30 2009 there were only 336" remaining. The Free Soil movement

Chase drafted the Free-Soil platform and it was chiefly through his influence that Van Buren was their nominee for President in 1848.

Salmon Portland Chase (January 13 1808 – May 7 1873) was an American politician and jurist who served as U. He coined the slogan of the Free Soil Party "Free Soil Free Labor Free Men".  Treasury Secretary under President Abraham Lincoln; and as the sixth Chief Justice of the United States.

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