We must not promise what we ought not, lest we be called on to perform what we cannot.
Quote by Abraham Lincoln
Broken Promises Quotes
I destroy my enemies when I make them my friends.
What kills a skunk is the publicity it gives itself.
Fellow citizens, we cannot escape history
Public opinion in this country is everything.
Towering genius disdains a beaten path. It seeks regions hitherto unexplored.
Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be
I have been driven many times to my knees by the overwhelming conviction that I...
You can fool all the people some of the time, and some of the people...
The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a...
I was losing interest in politics, when the repeal of the Missouri Compromise aroused me...
You may fool all the people some of the time, you can even fool some...
The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a...
My father taught me to work; he did not teach me to love it.
Important principles may and must be inflexible.
Marriage is neither heaven nor hell, it is simply purgatory.
And in the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the...
You have to do your own growing no matter how tall your grandfather was.
Whatever you are, be a good one.
The trouble with doing something right the first time is that nobody appreciates how difficult...
We do our best that we know how at the moment, and if it doesnt...
Very few of the great leaders ever get through their careers without failing, sometimes dramatically.