Abraham Lincoln Quotes

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It is difficult to make a man miserable while he feels worthy of himself and claims kindred to the great God who made him.
Abraham Lincoln
He has the right to criticize who has the heart to help.
Abraham Lincoln
If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance.
Abraham Lincoln
As I would not be a slave, so I would not be a master. This expresses my idea of democracy.
Abraham Lincoln

Do I not destroy my enemies when I make them my friends?
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With the catching end the pleasures of the chase.
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The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.
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Force is all - Conquering, but its victories are short - Lived.
Abraham Lincoln
I desire so to conduct the affairs of this administration that if at the end, when I come to lay down the reins of power, I have lost every other friend on earth, I shall at least have one friend left, and that friend shall be down inside me.
Abraham Lincoln
The probability that we may fail in the struggle ought not to deter us from the support of a cause we believe to be just.
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I like to see a man proud of the place in which he lives. I like to see a man live so that his place will be proud of him.
Abraham Lincoln
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
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To sin by silence when they should protest makes cowards of men.
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No matter how much the cats fight, there always seem to be plenty of kittens.
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If you would win a man to your cause, first convince him that you are his sincere friend.
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It often requires more courage to dare to do right than to fear to do wrong.
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No man resolved to make the most of himself has time to waste on personal contention.
Abraham Lincoln
Government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the Earth.
Abraham Lincoln
Lets have faith that right makes might and in that faith let us, to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it.
Abraham Lincoln
Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves.
Abraham Lincoln
That some should be rich, shows that others may become rich, and, hence, is just encouragement to industry and enterprise.
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It has been my experience that folks who have no vices have very few virtues.
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It is said an Eastern monarch once charged his wise men to invent him a sentence, to be ever in view, and which should be true and appropriate in all times and situations. They presented him the words And this, too, shall pass away.
Abraham Lincoln
This country, with its institutions, belongs to the people who inhabit it. Whenever they shall grow weary of the existing government, they can excercise their constitutional right of amending it, or excercise their revolutionary right to overthrow it.
Abraham Lincoln
All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.
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Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.
Abraham Lincoln
What is conservativism? Is it not the aherence to the old and tried against the new and untried?
Abraham Lincoln
Corporations have been enthroned.... An era of corruption in high places will follow and the money power will endeavor to prolong its reign by working on the prejudices of the people... until wealth is aggregated in a few hands... and the Republic is destroyed.
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Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.
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If you look for the bad in people, you will surely find it.
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Neither Heaven nor Hell. It is simply Purgatory.
Abraham Lincoln
If this is coffee, please bring me some tea but if this is tea, please bring me some coffee.
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I do not think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
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He can compress the most words into the smallest ideas of any man I ever met.
Abraham Lincoln
I believe, if we take habitual drunkards as a class, their heads and their hearts will bear an advantageous comparison with those of any other class. There seems ever to have been a proneness in the brilliant and warm - Blooded to fall into this vice.
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Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can. As a peacemaker the lawyer has superior opportunity of being a good man. There will still be business enough.
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My father taught me to work he did not teach me to love it.
Abraham Lincoln