Knavery and flattery are blood relations.
Quote by Abraham Lincoln
I will prepare and some day my chance will come.
I desire to so conduct the affairs of this administration that if at the end,...
A woman is the only thing I am afraid of that I know will not...
You may fool all the people some of the time, you can even fool some...
The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is...
No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent.
My father taught me to work; he did not teach me to love it. I...
So you're the little woman who wrote the book that made this great war.
Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them?
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
The only faith that wears well and holds its color in all weathers, is that...
To give victory to the right, not bloody bullets, but peaceful ballots only, are necessary.
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
The Lord prefers common-looking people. That is why he makes so many of them.
It often requires more courage to dare to do right than to fear to do...
What kills a skunk is the publicity it gives itself.
A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have.
Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it...