I destroy my enemies when I make them my friends.
Quote by Abraham Lincoln
A majority held in restraint by constitutional checks and limitations, and always changing easily with...
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any...
A woman is the only thing I am afraid of that I know will not...
This country, with its institutions, belongs to the people who inhabit it. Whenever they shall...
Moral principle is a looser bond than pecuniary interest
The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time.
I desire to so conduct the affairs of this administration that if at the end,...
My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with...
No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent.
It has been my experience that folks who have no vices have very few virtues.
A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have
Military glory--that attractive rainbow, that rises in showers of blood--that serpents eye, that charms to...
What kills a skunk is the publicity it gives itself.
When the white man governs himself, that is self-government; but when he governs himself and...
You cannot build character and courage by taking away a man's initiative and independence.
I don't like that man. I'm going to have to get to know him better.
Most folks are about as happy as they make their minds up to be.
Fellow citizens, we cannot escape history
If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect...
This Nation was founded by men of many nations and backgrounds. It was founded on...
History is only the register of crimes and misfortunes.