Quotes by Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln

American statesman

Alive from: 1809-1865

Category: Politics

Quotes 61 till 75 of 218.

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    Freedom is the last, best hope of earth.
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    Friends, I agree with you in Providence; but I believe in the Providence of the most men, the largest purse, and the longest cannon.
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    Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.
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    God must love the common man, he made so many of them.
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    Gold is good in its place but living, brave, patriotic men are better than gold.
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    Having thus chosen our course, without guile and with pure purpose, let us renew our trust in God, and go forward without fear and with manly hearts.
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    He has a right to criticize, who has a heart to help.
    Source: Wit and wisdom of Abraham Lincoln (1999 edition), Gramercy
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    He reminds me of the man who murdered both his parents, and then when the sentence was about to be pronounced, pleaded for mercy on the grounds that he was orphan.
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    He who molds the public sentiment... makes statues and decisions possible or impossible to make.
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    Hold on with a bulldog grip, and chew and choke as much as possible.
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    Honest statesmanship is the wise employment of individual meanness for the public good.
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    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.
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    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.
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    I am a patient man - always willing to forgive on the Christian terms of repentance; and also to give ample time for repentance. Still I must save this government if possible.
    Source: Letter to Reverdy Johnson (26 July 1862).
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    I am a slow walker, but I never walk back.
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