We must free the slaves or be ourselves subdued. The slaves were undeniably a element of strength to those who had their service, and we must decide whether that element should be with us or against us. Emancipation, will strike…
Quote by Abraham Lincoln
Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it...
I do the very best I know how - the very best I can; and...
He reminds me of the man who murdered both his parents, and then when sentence...
We should be too big to take offense and too noble to give it.
Most folks are about as happy as they make their minds up to be.
With the catching ends the pleasure of the chase
Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves.
I believe this government cannot endure permanently half slave and half free.
The only faith that wears well and holds its color in all weathers, is that...
Force is all-conquering, but its victories are short-lived.
Ballots are the rightful and peaceful successors to bullets.
The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is...
The things I want to know are in books; my best friend is the man...
Determine the thing that can and shall be done, and then we shall find the...
Fellow citizens, we cannot escape history
I never had a policy; I have just tried to do my very best each...
What kills a skunk is the publicity it gives itself.
You have to do your own growing no matter how tall your grandfather was.
Almost everything you do will seem insignificant, but it is important that you do it
A good manager doesn't try to eliminate conflict; he tries to keep it from wasting...
A grownup is a child with layers on.
A hair on the head is worth two on the brush.