Abraham Lincoln Quotes

Abraham lincoln - to sin by silence when they should protest makes...
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.
Abraham Lincoln

Character is like a tree and reputation like its shadow. The shadow is what we think of it the tree is the real thing.
Abraham Lincoln
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
Abraham Lincoln
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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.
Abraham Lincoln

The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time.
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I will study and get ready, and perhaps my chance will come.
Abraham Lincoln
No matter how much cats fight, there always seem to be plenty of kittens.
Abraham Lincoln
If this is coffee, please bring me some tea; but if this is tea, please bring me some coffee.
Abraham Lincoln
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.
Abraham Lincoln
Abraham lincoln - am i not destroying my enemies when i make...
If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance.
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.
Abraham Lincoln
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
Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.
Abraham Lincoln
Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally.
Abraham Lincoln
The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.
Abraham Lincoln
Hypocrite The man who murdered his parents, and then pleaded for mercy on the grounds that he was an orphan.
Abraham Lincoln
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.
Abraham Lincoln
I am for those means which will give the greatest good to the greatest number.
Abraham Lincoln
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.
Abraham Lincoln
Most people are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.
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The worst thing you can do for those you love is the things they could and should do themselves.
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.
Abraham Lincoln
The Lord prefers common - Looking people. That is why he makes so many of them.
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People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.
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When I do good, I feel good when I do bad, I feel bad, and that is my religion.
Abraham Lincoln
My father taught me to work he did not teach me to love it.
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Force is all - Conquering, but its victories are short - Lived.
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If I were two - Faced, would I be wearing this one.
Abraham Lincoln
What is conservativism? Is it not the aherence to the old and tried against the new and untried?
Abraham Lincoln
In this sad world of ours, sorrow comes to all... Perfect relief is not possible, except with time. You cannot now realize that you will ever feel better... And yet this is a mistake. You are sure to be happy again.
Abraham Lincoln
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.
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
No man resolved to make the most of himself has time to waste on personal contention.
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Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves.
Abraham Lincoln
No matter how much the 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.
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