He was elected!!! And unfortunately this caused the war itself.
It recaculates itself.
The original quote is from the Gospel of St. Mark: "If a house is divided against itself, that house cannot stand." It was borrowed by Abraham Lincoln.
with it's huge body barely anyone dears to attack
A house. A house divided amongst itself can't stand
During the Lincoln-Douglas debates in 1858, Lincoln used the "House divided against itself" statement as a reference to the issue of slavery. Lincoln was saying in effect that as long as the nation was fighting over the slavery issue, it would cause great harm to itself.
"A house divided against itself cannot stand"