Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
Quote by Abraham Lincoln
Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can. As a peacemaker the lawyer...
Die when I may, I want it said by those who knew me best that...
Knavery and flattery are blood relations.
Truth is generally the best vindication against slander
The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a...
Public opinion in this country is everything.
I have been driven many times to my knees by the overwhelming conviction that I...
I believe this government cannot endure permanently half slave and half free.
He has a right to criticize, who has a heart to help.
He reminds me of the man who murdered both his parents, and then when sentence...
You may fool all the people some of the time, you can even fool some...
Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them?
I destroy my enemies when I make them my friends.
Books serve to show a man that those original thoughts of his arent very new...
The love of property and consciousness of right and wrong have conflicting places in our...
All that I am or hope to be I owe to my angel mother. I...
The strongest bond of human sympathy outside the family relation should be one uniting working...
''A drop of honey catches more flies than a gallon of gal.'' So with men....
Sweet is the scene where genial friendship plays the pleasing game of interchanging praise.
Books, like friends, should be few and well chosen.
The best thing to hold onto in life is each other.