“A capacity and taste for reading gives access to whatever has been discovered by others. It is the key, or one of the keys, to the already solved problems. And not only so; it gives a relish and a facility for successfully pursuing the unsolved ones.”
Speech at Milwaukee, September 30, 1859
- Please refer to The Look to Lincoln Disclaimer.
- Link to All Lincoln Guideposts (without readers’ comments).
- Link to Index of Lincoln Guideposts (listing by topic).
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