“Labor is prior to,
and independent of, capital.
Capital is only the fruit of labor,
and could never have existed
if labor had not first existed.
Labor is the superior of capital,
and deserves much the higher consideration.”
Abraham Lincoln (February 12, 1809 – April 15, 1865) (aged 56) was the 16th President of the United States from March 1861 until his assassination in April 1865. He successfully led his country through its greatest internal crisis, the American Civil War, preserving the Union and ending slavery…Source | More | Photos