Abraham Lincoln Quotes
Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them?
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves.
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.
As I would not be a slave, so I would not be a master. This expresses my idea of democracy.
Don’t interfere with anything in the Constitution. That must be maintained, for it is the only safeguard of our liberties.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
Don’t worry when you are not recognized, but strive to be worthy of recognition.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
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!
A woman is the only thing I am afraid of that I know will not hurt me.
All I am, or can be, I owe to my angel mother.