Abraham Lincoln Quotes

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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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With the fearful strain that is on me night and day, if I did not laugh I should die.
Abraham Lincoln
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.
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The Lord prefers common - Looking people. That is why he makes so many of them.
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Both read the same Bible, and pray to the same God; and each invokes his aid against the other.... The prayers of both could not be answered - - That of neither has been answered fully.
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The worst thing you can do for those you love is the things they could and should do themselves.
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Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.
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To sin by silence when they should protest makes cowards of men.
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Upon the subject of education, not presuming to dictate any plan or system respecting it, I can only say that I view it as the most important subject which we as a people may be engaged in. That everyone may receive at least a moderate education appears to be an objective of vital importance.
Abraham Lincoln
No man resolved to make the most of himself has time to waste on personal contention.
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That some should be rich, shows that others may become rich, and, hence, is just encouragement to industry and enterprise.
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Force is all - Conquering, but its victories are short - Lived.
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When I do good, I feel good when I do bad, I feel bad, and that is my religion.
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Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves.
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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.
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He has the right to criticize who has the heart to help.
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Hypocrite The man who murdered his parents, and then pleaded for mercy on the grounds that he was an orphan.
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Whatever you are, be a good one.
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If I were two - Faced, would I be wearing this one.
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I am for those means which will give the greatest good to the greatest number.
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When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. And that is my religion.
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If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance.
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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.
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It often requires more courage to dare to do right than to fear to do wrong.
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If this is coffee, please bring me some tea but if this is tea, please bring me some coffee.
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If I were to try to read, much less answer, all the attacks made on me, this shop might as well be closed for any other business.
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No matter how much cats fight, there always seem to be plenty of kittens.
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If destruction be our lot we must ourselves be its author and finisher. As a nation of free men we must live through all time, or die by suicide.
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The ballot is stronger than the bullet.
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The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time.
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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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If I were two - Faced, would I be wearing this one?
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Most people are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.
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We are not enemies but friends. We must not be enemies. Though passion may have strained it must not break our bonds of affection. The mystic cords of memory shall swell when again touched, as surely they will be, by the better angels of nature.
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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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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.
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I will study and get ready, and perhaps my chance will come.
Abraham Lincoln