I like to see a man proud of the place in which he lives. I like to see a man live so that his place will be proud of him.
Quote by Abraham Lincoln
American Dream Quotes
You cannot build character and courage by taking away man's initiative and independence.
I destroy my enemies when I make them my friends.
Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them?
The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is...
The probability that we may fail in the struggle ought not to deter us from...
Every man is said to have his peculiar ambition
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent.
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
If we could first know where we are, and whither we are tending, we could...
Determine the thing that can and shall be done, and then we shall find the...
And in the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the...
The people will save their government, if the government itself will allow them.
To sin by silence when they should protest makes cowards of men.
What kills a skunk is the publicity it gives itself.
I fear you do not fully comprehend the danger of abridging the liberties of the...
I have been driven many times to my knees by the overwhelming conviction that I...
I was losing interest in politics, when the repeal of the Missouri Compromise aroused me...