Abraham Lincoln Quotes

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The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time.
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Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally.
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Do I not destroy my enemies when I make them my friends?
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No matter how much cats fight, there always seem to be plenty of kittens.
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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.
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It has been my experience that folks who have no vices have very few virtues.
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Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves.
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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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No man resolved to make the most of himself has time to waste on personal contention.
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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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Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them?
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As I would not be a slave, so I would not be a master. This expresses my idea of democracy.
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Most people are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.
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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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Neither Heaven nor Hell. It is simply Purgatory.
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You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
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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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Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
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My father taught me to work; he did not teach me to love it.
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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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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.
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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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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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The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.
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My father taught me to work he did not teach me to love it.
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I am for those means which will give the greatest good to the greatest number.
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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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He can compress the most words into the smallest ideas of any man I ever met.
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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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I believe it is an established maxim in morals that he who makes an assertion without knowing whether it is true or false is guilty of falsehood, and the accidental truth of the assertion does not justify or excuse him.
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You may deceive all the people part of the time, and part of the people all the time, but not all the people all the time.
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Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.
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It is difficult to make a man miserable while he feels he is worthy of himself and claims kindred to the great God who made him.
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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.
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The Lord prefers common - Looking people. That is why he makes so many of them.
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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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When I do good, I feel good when I do bad, I feel bad, and that is my religion.
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