I hope to stand firm enough to not go backward, and yet not go forward fast enough to wreck the country's cause.
Quote by Abraham Lincoln
I do not think much of a man who is not wiser today than he...
What kills a skunk is the publicity it gives itself.
The assertion that 'all men are created equal' was of no practical use in effecting...
The people when rightly and fully trusted will return the trust
Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it...
Labor is prior to, and independent of, capital. Capital is only the fruit of labor,...
My father taught me to work; he did not teach me to love it.
I will prepare and some day my chance will come.
The worst thing you can do for those you love is the things they could...
Whatever you are, be a good one.
Books serve to show a man that those original thoughts of his aren't very new...
Public opinion in this country is everything.
Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent a new...
Dont interfere with anything in the Constitution. That must be maintained, for it is the...
Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who...
The Lord prefers common-looking people. That is why he makes so many of them.
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
''A drop of honey catches more flies than a gallon of gal.'' So with men....
True friends stab you in the front.
True friendship comes when silence between two people is comfortable.
Love is effortless attention