Force is all-conquering, but its victories are short-lived.
Quote by Abraham Lincoln
Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent a new...
Moral principle is a looser bond than pecuniary interest
I do not think much of a man who is not wiser today than he...
The assertion that 'all men are created equal' was of no practical use in effecting...
The severest justice may not always be the best policy
He reminds me of the man who murdered both his parents, and then when sentence...
Military glory - that attractive rainbow that rises in showers of blood
If you once forfeit the confidence of your fellow citizens, you can never regain their...
And in the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the...
The better part of one's life consists of his friendships.
I desire so to conduct the affairs of this administration that if at the end......
People are just about as happy as they make up their minds to be
What kills a skunk is the publicity it gives itself.
Important principles may and must be inflexible.
Hold on with a bulldog grip, and chew and choke as much as possible.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any...
Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can ... As a peace-maker the...
Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first...