Quotes by Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln

American statesman

Alive from: 1809-1865

Category: Politics

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    Allow the president to invade a neighboring nation, whenever he shall deem it necessary to repel an invasion, and you allow him to do so whenever he may choose to say he deems it necessary for such a purpose - and you allow him to make war at pleasure.
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    Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing.
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    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.
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    As I would not be a slave, so I would not be a master. This expresses my idea of democracy.
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    As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
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    Avoid popularity if you would have peace.
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    Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
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    Better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to speak and remove all doubt.
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    Beware of rashness, but with energy, and sleepless vigilance, go forward and give us victories.
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    Books serve to show a man that those original thoughts of his aren't very new at all.
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    But in a larger sense we cannot dedicate, we cannot consecrate, we cannot hallow this ground. The brave men, living and dead, who struggled here, have consecrated it far above our poor power to add or detract.
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    Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
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    Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.
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    Die when I may, 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.
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    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.
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