Abraham Lincoln

Country United States
Born Monday, 30 November -0001
Quotes 511
He is the 16 the president for usa
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I am slow to learn and slow to forget that which I have learned. My mind is like a piece of steel, very hard to scratch anything on it and almost impossible after you get it there to rub it out. Uncategorized
A man who denies to other men equality of rights is hardly worthy of freedom; but I would give even to him all the rights which I claim for myself. Uncategorized
No matter how much cats fight, there always seem to be plenty of kitten. Uncategorized
Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way. Uncategorized
Nothing valuable can be lost by taking time. Uncategorized
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing. Uncategorized
To ease another's heartache is to forget one's own. Uncategorized
The way for a young man to rise is to improve himself in every way he can, never suspecting that anybody wishes to hinder him. Uncategorized
Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally. Uncategorized
Prohibition... goes beyond the bounds of reason in that it attempts to control mans' appetite through legislation and makes a crime out of things that are not even crimes. Uncategorized
How miserably things seem to be arranged in this world. If we have no friends, we have no pleasure; and if we have them, we are sure to lose them and be doubly pained by the loss. Uncategorized
As I would not be a slave, so I would not be a master. This expresses my idea of democracy. Whatever differs from this, to the extent of the difference, is not democracy. Uncategorized
Democracy is the government of the people, by the people, for the people. Uncategorized
It shall be my endeavor to preserve the peace of this country so far as it can possibly be done, consistently with the maintenance of the institutions of the country. With my consent, or without my great displeasure, this country shall never witness the shedding of one drop of blood in fraternal strife. Uncategorized
The resources, advantages, and powers of the American people are very great, and they have, consequently, succeeded to equally great responsibilities. It seems to have devolved upon them to test whether a government established on the principles of human freedom can be maintained against an effort to build one upon the exclusive foundation of human bondage. Uncategorized
I shall try to correct errors when shown to be errors, and I shall adopt new views so fast as they shall appear to be true views. Uncategorized
You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you cannot fool all of the people all the time. Uncategorized
Let us at all times remember that all American citizens are brothers of a common country, and should dwell together in bonds of fraternal feeling. Uncategorized
No matter how much the cats fight, there always seem to be plenty of kittens. Uncategorized
If any man tells you he loves America, yet hates labor, he is a liar. If any man tells you he trusts America, yet fears labor, he is a fool. Uncategorized