The assertion that 'all men are created equal' was of no practical use in effecting our separation from Great Britain, and it was placed in the Declaration not for that, but for future use
Quote by Abraham Lincoln
I don't know who my grandfather was; I'm much more concerned to know what his...
You have to do your own growing no matter how tall your grandfather was.
Let not him who is houseless pull down the house of another, but let him...
The worst thing you can do for those you love is the things they could...
The United States government must not undertake to run the Churches. When an individual, in...
That some achieve great success, is proof to all that others can achieve it as...
If you call a tail a leg, how many legs does a horse have? Four,...
Die when I may, I want it said by those who knew me best that...
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
When I get ready to talk to people, I spend two thirds of the time...
Allow the president to invade a neighboring nation, whenever he shall deem it necessary to...
Force is all-conquering, but its victories are short-lived.
Important principles may, and must, be inflexible.
Truth is generally the best vindication against slander
It will not do to investigate the subject of religion too closely, as it is...
No matter how much cats fight, there always seem to be plenty of kittens.
Public opinion in this country is everything.
Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them?
The awkward moment when you're eating dinner at someone else's house and you don't like...
Friendship doubles our joy and divides our grief.