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Quotation by Abraham Lincoln
I believe each individual is naturally entitled to do as he pleases with himself and the fruit of his labor, so far as it in no wise interferes with any other man's rights.
Abraham Lincoln (1809–1865), U.S. president. Speech at Chicago, Illinois, July 10, 1858. Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln, vol. 2, p. 493, Rutgers University Press (1953, 1990).
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