All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
Quote by Abraham Lincoln
The best way to get a bad law repealed is to enforce it strictly.
I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be...
No man has a good enough memory to be a successful liar.
Military glory - that attractive rainbow that rises in showers of blood
There are few things wholly evil or wholly good. Almost everything, especially of government policy,...
People are just about as happy as they make up their minds to be.
What kills a skunk is the publicity it gives itself.
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
The probability that we may fail in the struggle ought not to deter us from...
People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.
If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend six hours sharpening...
Never stir up litigation. A worse man can scarcely be found than one who does...
Politicians are a set of men who have interests aside from the interests of the...
My father taught me to work; he did not teach me to love it.
Public opinion, though often formed upon a wrong basis, yet generally has a strong underlying...
Marriage is neither heaven nor hell, it is simply purgatory.
The things I want to know are in books; my best friend is the man...
When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's...