John Abbott

Canadian lawyer and politician

Lived from: 1821-1893

Category: Politics

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    ''How do you know so much about everything?'' was asked of a very wise and intelligent man; and the answer was ''By never being afraid or ashamed to ask questions as to anything of which I was ignorant.
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    Every man's ability may be strengthened or increased by culture.
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    War is the science of destruction.
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About John Abbott

Sir John Joseph Caldwell Abbott, PC, KCMG, QC (March 12, 1821 – October 30, 1893), was a Canadian lawyer and politician, who served as the third Prime Minister of Canada, in office from 1891 to 1892. He held office as the leader of the Conservative Party.

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