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hello umm i have a question?

theres this qoute

"i have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict juctice"
-abraham lincoln
do u know what else this qoute could mean?

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  1. Lincoln was saying that being lenient with a person who has done something wrong is better than harsh punishment. The person is more likely to change when shown kindness.

  2. thankyou :)

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  3. You're welcome.

    Please do not change names.

  4. im sorry? what do you mean

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  5. what logic does jack use to assure the others that there are no large beasts on the island?

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