Abraham Lincoln Quotes

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You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
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The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time.
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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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Neither Heaven nor Hell. It is simply Purgatory.
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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 do not think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
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With the fearful strain that is on me night and day, if I did not laugh I should die.
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It often requires more courage to dare to do right than to fear to do wrong.
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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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I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crises. The great point is to bring them the real facts.
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I will study and get ready, and perhaps my chance will come.
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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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Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them?
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My father taught me to work; he did not teach me to love it.
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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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Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves.
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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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Force is all - Conquering, but its victories are short - Lived.
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I have been driven many times to my knees by the overwhelming conviction that I had nowhere else to go. My own wisdom, and that of all about me seemed insufficient for the day.
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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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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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Those who would deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves; and, under a just God, cannot long retain it.
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Most people are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.
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I am not concerned that you have fallen; I am concerned that you arise.
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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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I will prepare and some day my chance will come.
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If I were two - Faced, would I be wearing this one?
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If I only had an hour to chop down a tree, I would spend the first 45 minutes sharpening my axe.
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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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If this is coffee, please bring me some tea but if this is tea, please bring me some coffee.
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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.
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To sin by silence when they should protest makes cowards of men.
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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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If I were two - Faced, would I be wearing this one.
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With the catching end the pleasures of the chase.
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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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He can compress the most words into the smallest ideas of any man I ever met.
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