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Davy Crockett Quotes: We must not permit our respect for the dead or our sympathy for the living to lead us into an act of injustice to the balance of the living.
         

We must not permit our respect for the dead or our sympathy for the living to lead us into an act of injustice to the balance of the living.


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We must not permit our respect for the dead or our sympathy for the living to lead us into an act of injustice to the balance of the living.
         



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This page presents the quote "We must not permit our respect for the dead or our sympathy for the living to lead us into an act of injustice to the balance of the living.". Author of this quote is Davy Crockett. This quote is about sympathy, balance, injustice,.