“I have come to a resolution myself as I hope every good citizen will, never again to purchase any article of foreign manufacture which can be had of American make be the difference of price what it may”
“Think twice or more before you start doing something for someone, it may be a good thing what you want to do or it may cause a bad effect from what you want to do, because it is not done for yourself. The pleasure or sadness of your friend or of your enemy which will come as a result of your action should not be bothering you as a regret one day...”
“It's a troublesome world. All the people who're in it
are troubled with troubles almost every minute.
You ought to be thankful, a whole heaping lot,
for the places and people you're lucky you're not.”