Abraham Lincoln

Country United States
Born Monday, 30 November -0001
Quotes 511
He is the 16 the president for usa
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Military glory - the attractive rainbow that rises in showers of blood. Uncategorized
If this is coffee, please bring me some tea. But if this is tea, please bring me some coffee. Uncategorized
No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent. Uncategorized
That some achieve great success is proof to all that others can achieve it as well. Uncategorized
The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time. Uncategorized
And in the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years. Uncategorized
You cannot build character and courage by taking away man's initiative and independence. Uncategorized
Half finished work generally proves to be labor lost. Uncategorized
A man watches his pear-tree day after day, impatient for the ripening of the fruit. Let him attempt to force the process, and he may spoil both fruit and tree. But let him patiently wait, and the ripe pear at length falls into his lap. Uncategorized
We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses. Uncategorized
It is true that while I hold myself without mock modesty the humblest of all individuals that have ever been elevated to the Presidency, I have a more difficult task to perform than any one of them. Uncategorized
The Democrats of today hold the liberty of one man to be absolutely nothing when in conflict with another man's right of property. Republicans, on the contrary, are for both the man and the dollar, but in cases of conflict, the man before the dollar. Uncategorized
You must not wait to be brought forward by the older men.... Do you suppose that I should ever have got into notice if I had waited to be hunted up and pushed forward by older men? Uncategorized
I am a slow walker, but I never walk back. Uncategorized
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt. Uncategorized
Resolve to be honest at all events; and if, in your own judgement, you cannot be an honest lawyer, resolve to be honest without being a lawyer. Choose some other occupation. Uncategorized
I cannot bring myself to believe that any human being lives who would do me any harm. Uncategorized
Books serve to show a man that those original thoughts of his aren't very new at all. Uncategorized
Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them? Uncategorized
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other. Uncategorized