The worst thing you can do for those you love is the things they could and should do themselves.
Quote by Abraham Lincoln
Self Efficiency Quotes
To sin by silence when they should protest makes cowards of men.
Important principles may and must be inflexible.
I have been driven many times to my knees by the overwhelming conviction that I...
To give victory to the right, not bloody bullets, but peaceful ballots only, are necessary.
People are just about as happy as they make up their minds to be
Towering genius disdains a beaten path. It seeks regions hitherto unexplored.
Whenever there is a conflict between human rights and property rights, human rights must prevail
The power confided in me will be used to hold, occupy and possess the property...
Moral principle is a looser bond than pecuniary interest
The better part of one's life consists of his friendships.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
I am not, nor ever have been, in favor of bringing about in any way...
If I were to try to read, much less answer, all the attacks made on...
You can fool all the people some of the time, and some of the people...
Politicians are a set of men who have interests aside from the interests of the...
These office-seekers are a curse to the country; no sooner was my election certain, than...
Whatever you are, be a good one.
I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be...
The water in a vessel is sparkling; the water in the sea is dark. The...
One is led astray alike by sympathy and coldness, by praise and by blame