Quotations by Henry A. Wise
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Born: Wednesday, December 3, 1806
Died: Tuesday, September 12, 1876 (69 years old)
I have lately returned from Harpers Ferry, to which place I was suddenly called, on the 17th instant, by causes the most disturbing and destructive to the peace and safety of this State.
(Keywords: Peace, Causes, Safety, State)
I will not nullify, I will not secede, but I will under sovereign State authority fight in the Union another revolutionary conflict for civil liberty, and a Union which will defend it.
(Keywords: Authority, Conflict, Fight, Liberty, State, Will)