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I am not bound to win

I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live by the light that I have. I must stand with anybody that stands right, and

Better to remain silent

Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt

Character is like a tree

Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing