Abraham Lincoln Quotes

Abraham Lincoln Quotes

Abraham Lincoln was the 16 President of United states. He not only successfully served as President but led the country through one of most difficult times in America.  Here is the compilation of some of the popular Abraham Lincoln quotes, hope you like it and share it with your friends.

I’m a slow walker, but I never walk back.
Abraham Lincoln

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

Everybody likes a compliment.
Abraham Lincoln

Avoid popularity if you would have peace.
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

When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That’s my religion.
Abraham Lincoln

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

In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.
Abraham Lincoln

All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.
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.
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We should be too big to take offense and too noble to give it.
Abraham Lincoln

The things I want to know are in books; my best friend is the man who’ll get me a book I ain’t read.
Abraham Lincoln

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

Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them?
Abraham Lincoln

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

Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.
Abraham Lincoln

You cannot build character and courage by taking away a man’s initiative and independence.
Abraham Lincoln

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

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

With public sentiment, nothing can fail. Without it, nothing can succeed.
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

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

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

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

The people will save their government, if the government itself will allow them.
Abraham Lincoln

To sin by silence when they should protest makes cowards of men.
Abraham Lincoln

Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.
Abraham Lincoln

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

The time comes upon every public man when it is best for him to keep his lips closed.
Abraham Lincoln

Whatever you are, be a good one.
Abraham Lincoln

Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
Abraham Lincoln

The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time.
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The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.
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

There is another old poet whose name I do not now remember who said, “Truth is the daughter of Time.”
Abraham Lincoln

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

If this is coffee, please bring me some tea; but if this is tea, please bring me some coffee.
Abraham Lincoln

I can make more generals, but horses cost money.
Abraham Lincoln

Let not him who is houseless pull down the house of another, but let him work diligently and build one for himself, thus by example assuring that his own shall be safe from violence when built.
Abraham Lincoln

The people themselves, and not their servants, can safely reverse their own deliberate decisions.
Abraham Lincoln

The best way to get a bad law repealed is to enforce it strictly.
Abraham Lincoln

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

I will prepare and some day my chance will come.
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I do not think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
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Knavery and flattery are blood relations.
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I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
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 don’t know who my grandfather was; I am much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.
Abraham Lincoln

If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance.
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A house divided against itself cannot stand.
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With the fearful strain that is on me night and day, if I did not laugh I should die.
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