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Quotes By Abraham Lincoln


Famous Quotes & Quotations By Abraham Lincoln:

Always bear in mind that your own resolution to success is more important than any other one thing.
~ Abraham Lincoln Quotes - Category: Success.

And in the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
~ Abraham Lincoln Quotes - Category: Death, Life.

Force is all-conquering, but its victories are short-lived.
~ Abraham Lincoln Quotes - Category: Violence.

I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower where I thought a flower would grow.
~ Abraham Lincoln Quotes - Category: Attitude.

I don't like that man. I must get to know him better.
~ Abraham Lincoln Quotes - Category: Attitude.

I don't think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
~ Abraham Lincoln Quotes - Category: Learning, Wisdom.

I see in the future a crisis approaching that fills me with anxiety. As a result of the war, corporations have become enthroned, and an era of corruption in high places will follow. The money power of the country will endeavor to prolong its rule by preying upon the prejudices of the people until all wealth is concentrated in a few hands and the Republic destroyed.
~ Abraham Lincoln Quotes - Category: America, Anxiety, Business, Fascism, Government, Greed, Power, War.

If by the mere force of numbers a majority should deprive a minority of any clearly written constitutional right, it might, in a moral point of view, justify revolution.
~ Abraham Lincoln Quotes - Category: Revolution.

If you once forfeit the confidence of your fellow citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem. It is true that you may fool all of the people some of the time; you can even fool some of the people all of the time; but you can’t fool all of the people all of the time.
~ Abraham Lincoln Quotes - Category: Politics.

If we take habitual drunkards as a class, their heads and their hearts will bear an advantageous comparison with those of any other class. There seems ever to have been a proneness in the brilliant and warm-blooded to fall in to this vice. The demon of intemperance ever seems to have delighted in sucking the blood of genius and generosity.
~ Abraham Lincoln Quotes, Address to the Washington Temperance Society, Springfield, Illinois, 22 February 1842 - Category: Alcohol.

It has ever been my experience that folks who have no vices, have very few virtues.
~ Abraham Lincoln Quotes - Category: Vices.

Marriage is neither heaven nor hell, it is simply purgatory.
~ Abraham Lincoln Quotes - Category: Heaven, Hell, Marriage.

Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.
~ Abraham Lincoln Quotes - Category: Happiness.

My old father used to have a saying: If you make a bad bargain, hug it all the tighter.
~ Abraham Lincoln Quotes - Category: Fathers, Money.

No man has a good enough memory to make a successful liar.
~ Abraham Lincoln Quotes - Category: Happiness, Lies, Memory.

No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent.
~ Abraham Lincoln Quotes - Category: Government.

No matter how much cats fight, there always seem to be plenty of kittens.
~ Abraham Lincoln Quotes - Category: Animals, Sex.

The ballot is stronger than the bullet.
~ Abraham Lincoln Quotes - Category: Politics.

Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.
~ Abraham Lincoln Quotes - Category: Freedom.

We must not promise what we ought not, lest we be called on to perform what we cannot.
~ Abraham Lincoln Quotes - Category: Promises.

What is conservatism? Is it not the adherence to the old and tried against the new and untried?
~ Abraham Lincoln Quotes - Category: Politics.

When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion.
~ Abraham Lincoln Quotes - Category: Integrity.

Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally.
~ Abraham Lincoln Quotes - Category: Human Rights, Slavery.

With the fearful strain that is on me night and day, if I did not laugh I should die.
~ Abraham Lincoln Quotes - Category: Laughter.

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