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    Better angels of our nature

    Dear Teachers,What does the above phrase mean? Does it mean the positive side of our nature?Thank you.YY

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    Re: Better angels of our nature

    Yes; one writer gives this list of things Lincoln meant by it: Lincoln was suggesting these were humaneness, compassion, good will, tolerance, and other good things.

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