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Abraham Lincoln
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When the conduct of men is designed to be influenced,
persuasion, kind, unassuming persuasion, should ever be
adopted. It is an old and a true maxim, that a "drop of honey
catches more flies than a gallon of gall."

(Temperance Address, February 22, 1842)

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