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.
Quote by Abraham Lincoln
It behooves us, then, to humble ourselves before the Offended power, to confess our national...
My father taught me to work; he did not teach me to love it.
Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them?
Beware of rashness, but with energy, and sleepless vigilance, go forward and give us victories.
The assertion that all men are created equal was of no practical use in effecting...
If you have no will to change it, you have no right to criticize it
I desire to so conduct the affairs of this administration that if at the end,...
Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent a new...
If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do...
No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent.
People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.
A majority held in restraint by constitutional checks and limitations, and always changing easily with...
The United States government must not undertake to run the Churches. When an individual, in...
No man has a good enough memory to be a successful liar.
He has a right to criticize, who has a heart to help.
A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have.
He who molds the public sentiment... makes statutes and decisions possible or impossible to make.
Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it...
Where annual elections end, there slavery begins
May slavery be banished forever together with the distinction between castes, all remaining equal, so...