110+ Abraham Lincoln Quotes On Success, Education And Democracy

Top 10 Abraham Lincoln Quotes (BEST)

  1. Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
  2. We the people are the rightful masters of both Congress and the courts, not to overthrow the Constitution but to overthrow the men who pervert the Constitution.
  3. America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves.
  4. The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.
  5. People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.
  6. When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. And that's my religion.
  7. The most reliable way to predict the future is to create it.
  8. Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.
  9. I destroy my enemies when I make them my friends.
  10. Those who look for the bad in people will surely find it.

Abraham Lincoln Short Quotes

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  • Those who deny freedom to others, deserve it not for themselves.
  • It is a sin to be silent when it is your duty to protest.
  • The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.
  • I'm a slow walker, but I never walk back.
  • Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be.
  • You cannot fail unless you quit.
  • Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.
  • I would rather be a little nobody, then to be a evil somebody.
  • You can tell the greatness of a man by what makes him angry
  • Nothing is stronger than gentleness.
 quote In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your ye
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.

Abraham Lincoln Quotes On Leadership

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Be with a leader when he is right, stay with him when he is still right, but, leave him when he is wrong. — Abraham Lincoln

Public sentiment is everything, with it nothing can fail, without it nothing can succeed. — Abraham Lincoln

Anybody will do for you, but not for me. — Abraham Lincoln

 quote I'm a success today because I had a friend who believed in me and I didn't have
I'm a success today because I had a friend who believed in me and I didn't have the heart to let him down.

When the conduct of men is designed to be influenced, persuasion, kind, unassuming persuasion, should ever be adopted. It is an old and a true maxim, that 'a drop of honey catches more flies than a gallon of gall.' — Abraham Lincoln

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Abraham Lincoln Quotes On Success

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Success is going from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm. — Abraham Lincoln

You can have anything you want if you want it badly enough. You can be anything you want to be, do anything you set out to accomplish if you hold to that desire with singleness of purpose. — Abraham Lincoln

I'm a success today because I had a friend who believed in me and I didn't have the heart to let him down. — Abraham Lincoln

 quote Government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from t
Government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the Earth.

Intoxicated with unbroken success, we have become too self sufficient to feel the necessity of redeeming and preserving grace, too proud to pray to the God that made us. — Abraham Lincoln

No man has a good enough memory to be a successful liar. — Abraham Lincoln

That some achieve great success, is proof to all that others can achieve it as well. — Abraham Lincoln

 quote Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.

Let no feeling of discouragement prey upon you, and in the end you are sure to succeed. — Abraham Lincoln

Among free men there can be no successful appeal from the ballot to the bullet. — Abraham Lincoln

Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing. — Abraham Lincoln

A capacity, and taste, for reading, gives access to whatever has already been discovered by others. It is the key, or one of the keys, to the already solved problems. And not only so. It gives a relish, and facility, for successfully pursuing the [yet] unsolved ones. — Abraham Lincoln

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Abraham Lincoln Quotes On Education

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Teach the children so it will not be necessary to teach the adults. — Abraham Lincoln

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, can be engaged in. — Abraham Lincoln

Education does not mean teaching people what they do not know. It means teaching them to behave as they do not behave. — Abraham Lincoln

 quote I will prepare and some day my chance will come.
I will prepare and some day my chance will come.

That everyone may receive at least a moderate education appears to be an objective of vital importance. — Abraham Lincoln

All I have learned, I learned from books. — Abraham Lincoln

When I came of age I did not know much. Still somehow, I could read, write, and cipher to the Rule of Three.... The little advanceI now have upon this store of education, I have picked up from time to time under the pressure of necessity. — Abraham Lincoln

 quote All that I am or hope to be, I owe to my mother.
All that I am or hope to be, I owe to my mother.

I am absent altogether too much to be a suitable instructor for a law-student. When a man has reached the age that Mr. Widner has,and has already been doing for himself, my judgment is, that he reads the books for himself without an instructor. That is precisely the way I came to the law. — Abraham Lincoln

A new book is like a friend that I have yet to meet — Abraham Lincoln

My father, at the death of his father, was but six years of age; and he grew up, literally without education. — Abraham Lincoln

I desire to see the time when education, and by its means, morality, sobriety, enterprise and industry shall become much more general than at present. — Abraham Lincoln

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Abraham Lincoln Quotes On Democracy

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Elections belong to the people. It's their decision. If they decide to turn their back on the fire and burn their behinds, then they will just have to sit on their blisters. — Abraham Lincoln

As I would not be a slave, so I would not be a master. This expresses my idea of democracy. — Abraham Lincoln

Democracy is "government of, by and for the people". — Abraham Lincoln

 quote If you want to test a man’s character give him power.
If you want to test a man’s character give him power.

Government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the Earth. — Abraham Lincoln

No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent. — Abraham Lincoln

Elections belong to the people. It's their decision. — Abraham Lincoln

Money will cease to be master and become the servant of humanity. Democracy will rise superior to the money power. — Abraham Lincoln

What I want is to get done what the people desire to have done, and the question for me is how to find that out exactly. — Abraham Lincoln

If the people of Utah shall peacefully form a State Constitution tolerating polygamy, will the Democracy admit them into the Union? — Abraham Lincoln

The Democracy of to-day hold the liberty of one man to be absolutely nothing, when in conflict with another mans 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. — Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln Quotes On Hope

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I dream of a place and a time where America will once again be seen as the last best hope of earth. — Abraham Lincoln

All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother. — Abraham Lincoln

Any people anywhere, being inclined and having the power, have the right to rise up, and shake off the existing government, and form a new one that suits them better. This is a most valuable - a most sacred right - a right, which we hope and believe, is to liberate the world. — Abraham Lincoln

As we keep or break the Sabbath Day we nobly save or meanly lose the last best hope by which man rises. — Abraham Lincoln

Freedom is the last, best hope of earth. — Abraham Lincoln

In giving freedom to the slave, we assure freedom to the free - honorable alike in what we give and what we preserve. We shall nobly save, or meanly lose, the last best hope of earth. — Abraham Lincoln

I hope to stand firm enough to not go backward, and yet not go forward fast enough to wreck the country's cause. — Abraham Lincoln

In giving freedom to the slave, we assure freedom to the free. — Abraham Lincoln

We hoped for a happy termination of this terrible war long before this; but God knows best, and has ruled otherwise. We shall yet acknowledge His wisdom and our own error therein. — Abraham Lincoln

With high hope for the future, no prediction is ventured. — Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln Quotes On Love

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I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live up to what light I have. — Abraham Lincoln

I pray that our Heavenly Father may assuage the anguish of your bereavement, and leave you only the cherished memory of the loved and lost, and the solemn pride that must be yours, to have laid so costly a sacrifice upon the altar of Freedom. — Abraham Lincoln

If you love something, set it free. — Abraham Lincoln

My wife is as handsome as when she was a girl, and I...fell in love with her; and what is more, I have never fallen out. — Abraham Lincoln

What constitutes the bulwark of our own liberty and independence? It is not...the guns of our war steamers, or the strength of our gallant and disciplined army...our reliance is in the love of liberty which God has planted in our bosoms... — Abraham Lincoln

The better part of one's life consists of his friendships. — Abraham Lincoln

My father taught me to work; he did not teach me to love it. — Abraham Lincoln

God must love the common man, he made so many of them. — Abraham Lincoln

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. — Abraham Lincoln

Let us strive on to finish the work we are in. — Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln Quotes On Life

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And in the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years. — Abraham Lincoln

Our republican system was meant for a homogeneous people. As long as blacks continue to live with the whites they constitute a threat to the national life. Family life may also collapse and the increase of mixed breed bastards may some day challenge the supremacy of the white man. — 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

Kindness is the only service that will stand the storm of life and not wash out. — Abraham Lincoln

I remember my mother's prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life. — Abraham Lincoln

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 chords of memory will swell when again touched, as surely they will be, by the better angels of our nature. — Abraham Lincoln

This is essentially a people's contest... whose leading object is to elevate the condition of men - to lift artificial weights from all shoulders - to clear the paths of laudable pursuit for all - to afford all, an unfettered start and a fair chance, in the race of life. — Abraham Lincoln

Lincoln called laughter "the joyous, beautiful, universal evergreen of life." — Abraham Lincoln

Quarrel not at all. No man resolved to make the most of himself can spare time for personal contention. — Abraham Lincoln

Next to creating a life the finest thing a man can do is save one. — Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln Quotes On Constitution

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Don't interfere with anything in the Constitution. That must be maintained, for it is the only safeguard of our liberties. — Abraham Lincoln

This country, with its institutions, belongs to the people who inhabit it. Whenever they shall grow weary of the existing government, they can exercise their constitutional right of amending it, or exercise their revolutionary right to overthrow it. — Abraham Lincoln

If by the mere force of numbers a majority should deprive a minority of any clearly written constitutional right, it might, in a moral point of view, justify revolution. — Abraham Lincoln

This country, with its institutions, belongs to the people who inhabit it. — Abraham Lincoln

I would save the Union. I would save it the shortest way under the Constitution. The sooner the national authority can be restored; the nearer the Union will be 'the Union as it was'. — Abraham Lincoln

I hold, that in contemplation of universal law, and of the Constitution, the Union of these States is perpetual. — Abraham Lincoln

One eighth of the whole population were colored slaves, not distributed generally over the Union, but localized in the Southern part of it. These slaves constituted a peculiar and powerful interest. All knew that this interest was, somehow, the cause of the war. — Abraham Lincoln

A majority held in restraint by constitutional checks and limitations...is the only true sovereign of a free people. Whoever rejects it does of necessity fly to anarchy or to despotism. — Abraham Lincoln

What constitutes the bulwark of our own liberty and independence? — Abraham Lincoln

The Union, and the Constitution, are the picture of silver, subsequently framed around it. The picture was not made to conceal or destroy the apple, but to adorn and preserve it. The picture was made for the apple-not the apple for the picture. — Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln Quotes On Emancipation

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You dislike the emancipation proclamation; and, perhaps, would have it retracted. You say it is unconstitutional - I think differently. — Abraham Lincoln

If slavery is not wrong, nothing is wrong. — Abraham Lincoln

I do but quote from one of those speeches when I declare that "I have no purpose, directly or indirectly, to interfere with the institution of slavery in the States where it exists. I believe I have no lawful right to do so, and I have no inclination to do so." — Abraham Lincoln

If I could save the Union without freeing any slave, I would do it. — Abraham Lincoln

And upon this act [Emancipation Proclamation]...I invoke...the gracious favor of Almighty God. — Abraham Lincoln

Towering genius...thirsts and burns for distinction; and, if possible, it will have it, whether at the expense of emancipating slaves or enslaving freeman. — Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln Quotes On People

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You cannot build character and courage by taking away people's initiative and independence. You cannot help people permanently by doing for them what they could and should do for themselves. — Abraham Lincoln

Example is not the main thing in influencing other people; it's the only thing. — Abraham Lincoln

These capitalists generally act harmoniously and in concert, to fleece the people. — Abraham Lincoln

Let the people know the truth and the country is safe. — Abraham Lincoln

When I get ready to talk to people, I spend two thirds of the time thinking what they want to hear and one third thinking about what I want to say. — Abraham Lincoln

People who like this sort of thing will find this the sort of thing they like. — Abraham Lincoln

I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The great point is to bring them the real facts. — Abraham Lincoln

The Lord prefers common-looking people. That is why he made so many of them. — Abraham Lincoln

You may fool all the people some of the time; you can even fool some of the people all the time; but you cant fool all of the people all the time. — Abraham Lincoln

If the American people could learn what I know of the fierce hatred of the priests of Rome against our institutions, our schools, our most sacred rights, and our so dearly bought liberties, they would drive them out as traitors. — Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln Quotes On Made

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Commitment is what transforms a promise into a reality... Commitment is the stuff character is made of; the power to change the face of things. It is the daily triumph of integrity over skepticism. — 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

Surely God would not have created such a being as man, with an ability to grasp the infinite, to exist only for a day! No, no, man was made for immortality. — Abraham Lincoln

Nor must Uncle Sam's Web-feet be forgotten. At all the watery margins they have been present. Not only on the deep sea, the broadbay, and the rapid river, but also up the narrow muddy bayou, and wherever the ground was a little damp, they have been, and made their tracks. — Abraham Lincoln

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. — Abraham Lincoln

If we believe the Bible, we must accept the fact that, in the old days, God and his angels came to humans in their sleep and made themselves known in dreams. — Abraham Lincoln

So you're the little woman who wrote the book that made this great war! — Abraham Lincoln

Few can be induced to labor exclusively for posterity; and none will do it enthusiastically. Posterity has done nothing for us; and theorize on it as we may, practically we shall do very little for it, unless we are made to think we are at the same time doing something for ourselves. — Abraham Lincoln

An allusion has been made to the Homestead Law. I think it worthy of consideration, and that the wild lands of the country should be distributed so that every man should have the means and opportunity of benefitting his condition. — Abraham Lincoln

Has it popular sovereignty not got down as thin as the homeopathic soup that was made by boiling the shadow of a pigeon that had starved to death? — Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln Quotes On Public

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The money power preys on the nation in times of peace, and conspires against it in times of adversity. It is more despotic than monarchy, more insolent than autocracy, more selfish than bureaucracy. It denounces, as public enemies, all who question its methods or throw light upon its crimes. — Abraham Lincoln

Public sentiment is everything. With public sentiment, nothing can fail. Without it, nothing can succeed. — Abraham Lincoln

To ease another’s heartache is to forget one’s own. — Abraham Lincoln

He who molds the public sentiment... makes statues and decisions possible or impossible to make. — Abraham Lincoln

Honest statesmanship is the wise employment of individual meanness for the public good. — Abraham Lincoln

As long as the Almighty permitted intelligent men, created in his image and likeness, to fight in public and kill each other while the world looks on approvingly, it's not for me to deprive the chickens of the same privilege. — Abraham Lincoln

Public opinion, though often formed upon a wrong basis, yet generally has a strong underlying sense of justice. — Abraham Lincoln

In this age, in this country, public sentiment is everything. With it, nothing can fail; against it, nothing can succeed. Whoever molds public sentiment goes deeper than he who enacts statutes, or pronounces judicial decisions. — Abraham Lincoln

What kills the skunk is the publicity it gives itself. — Abraham Lincoln

He who molds the public sentiment... makes statutes and decisions possible or impossible to make. — Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln Quotes On Wrong

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It often requires more courage to dare to do right than to fear to do wrong. — Abraham Lincoln

In great contests each party claims to act in accordance with the will of God. Both may be, and one must be wrong. — Abraham Lincoln

Stand with anybody that stands right, stand with him while he is right and part with him when he goes wrong. — Abraham Lincoln

I am naturally anti-slavery. If slavery is not wrong, nothing is wrong. I can not remember when I did not so think, and feel. And yet I have never understood that the Presidency conferred upon me an unrestricted right to act officially upon this judgment and feeling. — Abraham Lincoln

You think slavery is right and ought to be extended; while we think it is wrong and ought to be restricted. That I suppose is the rub. It certainly is the only substantial difference between us. — Abraham Lincoln

The ant, who has toiled and dragged a crumb to his nest, will furiously defend the fruit of his labor, against whatever robber assails him. So plain, that the most dumb and stupid slave that ever toiled for a master, does constantly know that he is wronged. — Abraham Lincoln

You know I dislike slavery; and you fully admit the abstract wrong of it. — Abraham Lincoln

I think that slavery is wrong, morally, socially and politically. I desire that it should be no further spread in these United States, and I should not object if it should gradually terminate in the whole Union. — Abraham Lincoln

Human nature will not change. In any future great national trial, compared with the men of this, we shall have as weak and as strong, as silly and as wise, as bad and as good. Let us therefore study the incidents in this as philosophy to learn wisdom from and none of them as wrongs to be avenged. — Abraham Lincoln

One section of our country believes slavery is right, and ought to be extended, while the other believes it is wrong, and ought not to be extended. — Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln Famous Quotes And Sayings

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If you trust, you will be disappointed occasionally, but if you mistrust, you will be miserable all the time. — Abraham Lincoln

My concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right. — Abraham Lincoln

I believe the Bible is the best gift God has ever given to man. All the good from The Savior of the world is communicated to us through this Book. — Abraham Lincoln

I will say, then, that I am not, nor ever have been, in favor of bringing about in any way the social and political equality of the white and black races: that I am not, nor ever have been, in favor of making voters or jurors of negroes, nor of qualifying them to hold office, nor to intermarry with white people. — Abraham Lincoln

You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today. — Abraham Lincoln

Freedom is not the right to do what we want, but what we ought — Abraham Lincoln

A statesman is he who thinks in the future generations, and a politician is he who thinks in the upcoming elections. — Abraham Lincoln

We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses. — Abraham Lincoln

Commitment is what transforms a promise into reality. — Abraham Lincoln

I do not think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday. — Abraham Lincoln

Prohibition... goes beyond the bounds of reason in that it attempts to control a man's appetite by legislation and makes a crime out of things that are not crimes... A prohibition law strikes a blow at the very principles upon which our government was founded. — Abraham Lincoln

You can have anything you want, if you want it badly enough. — Abraham Lincoln

I don't know who my grandfather was; I am much more concerned to know what his grandson will be. — Abraham Lincoln

Discipline is choosing between what you want now, and what you want most. — Abraham Lincoln

Two of my favorite things are sitting on my front porch smoking a pipe of sweet hemp, and playing my Hohner harmonica. — Abraham Lincoln

Behind the cloud the sun is still shining. — Abraham Lincoln

Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm. — 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

I will prepare and some day my chance will come. — Abraham Lincoln

Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing. — Abraham Lincoln

These men ask for just the same thing, fairness, and fairness only. This, so far as in my power, they, and all others, shall have. — Abraham Lincoln

I was losing interest in politics, when the repeal of the Missouri Compromise aroused me again. What I have done since then is pretty well known. — Abraham Lincoln

Nothing in this world is impossible to a willing heart. — Abraham Lincoln

Hold on with a bulldog grip, and chew and choke as much as possible. — Abraham Lincoln

If we exchange one dollar, we both have one dollar each. But if we exchange one good thought, we both have two good thoughts — Abraham Lincoln

Honor to the soldier and sailor everywhere, who bravely bears his country's cause. Honor, also, to the citizen who cares for his brother in the field and serves, as he best can, the same cause. — Abraham Lincoln

I see in the near future a crisis approaching that unnerves me and causes me to tremble for the safety of my country. — Abraham Lincoln

I am in favor of animal rights as well as human rights. That is the way of a whole human being. — Abraham Lincoln

How many legs does a dog have if you call the tail a leg? Four. Calling a tail a leg doesn't make it a leg. — Abraham Lincoln

A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have. — Abraham Lincoln

In regards to this great Book [the Bible], I have but to say it is the best gift God has given to man. All the good the Savior gave to the world was communicated through this Book. But for it we could not know right from wrong. All things most desirable for man's welfare, here and hereafter, are found portrayed in it. — Abraham Lincoln

I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice. — Abraham Lincoln

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. — Abraham Lincoln

Don't worry when you are not recognized, but strive to be worthy of recognition. — Abraham Lincoln

Marriage is neither heaven nor hell, it is simply purgatory. — Abraham Lincoln

I do, therefore, invite my fellow citizens . . . to set apart and observe the last Thursday of November next, as a day of Thanksgiving and Praise to our beneficent Father who dwelleth in the Heavens. — Abraham Lincoln

When I hear a man preach, I like to see him act as if he were fighting bees. — Abraham Lincoln

Beware of rashness, but with energy, and sleepless vigilance, go forward and give us victories. — Abraham Lincoln

I want it said of me by those who knew me best, that I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower where I thought a flower would grow. — Abraham Lincoln

No state, upon its own mere motion, can lawfully get out of the Union. Plainly, the central idea of secession, is the essence of anarchy. — Abraham Lincoln

I can see how it might be possible for a man to look down upon the earth and be an atheist, but I cannot conceive how a man could look up into the heavens and say there is no God. — Abraham Lincoln

If I were two-faced, would I be wearing this one? — Abraham Lincoln

It has been my experience that folks who have no vices have very few virtues. — Abraham Lincoln

There's no honorable way to kill, no gentle way to destroy. There is nothing good in war. Except its ending. — Abraham Lincoln

Achievement has no color — Abraham Lincoln

The solemn pride that must be yours to have laid so costly a sacrifice upon the altar of freedom. — Abraham Lincoln

He has a right to criticize, who has a heart to help. — Abraham Lincoln

Let us renew our trust in god, and go forward without fear. — Abraham Lincoln

I see a very dark cloud on America's horizon, and that cloud is coming from Rome. — Abraham Lincoln

The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. — Abraham Lincoln

If this country is ever demoralized, it will come from trying to live without work. — Abraham Lincoln

And whereas it is the duty of nations as well as of men, to own their dependence upon the overruling power of God ... and to recognize the sublime truth, announced in the Holy Scriptures and proven by all history, that those nations only are blessed whose God is the Lord. — Abraham Lincoln

We shall sooner have the fowl by hatching the egg than by smashing it. — Abraham Lincoln

Whatever you are, be a good one. — Abraham Lincoln

If you once forfeit the confidence of your fellow citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem. It is true that you may fool all of the people some of the time; you can even fool some of the people all of the time; but you can't fool all of the people all of the time. -Speech at Clinton, Illinois, September 8, 1854. — Abraham Lincoln

I have never had a feeling politically that did not spring from the sentiments embodied in the Declaration of Independence. — Abraham Lincoln

The greatest fine art of the future will be the making of a comfortable living from a small piece of land. — Abraham Lincoln

Life Lessons by Abraham Lincoln

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  1. Abraham Lincoln taught the importance of resilience and perseverance in the face of adversity, as he overcame personal and professional struggles to become the 16th President of the United States.
  2. He also demonstrated the value of humility and self-improvement, as he was self-educated and constantly worked to better himself.
  3. Furthermore, he showed the power of compassion and understanding, as he fought to end slavery and unite a divided nation.

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