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Abraham Lincoln
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Were it not for my little jokes, I could not bear the burdens of this office. Abraham Lincoln
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You can not fail in any laudable object, unless you allow your mind to be improperly directed. Abraham Lincoln
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I think slavery is wrong, morally, and politically. I desire that it should be no further spread in these United States, and I should not object if it should gradually terminate in the whole Union. Abraham Lincoln
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Without slavery the rebellion could never have existed; without slavery it could not continue. Abraham Lincoln
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I don't believe in a law to prevent a man from getting rich; it would do more harm than good. So while we do not propose any war upon capital, we do wish to allow the humblest man an equal chance to get rich with everybody else. Abraham Lincoln
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The working men are the basis of all governments, for the plain reason that they are the most numerous... Abraham Lincoln
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A long visit to a friend is often a great bore. Never make people twice glad. Abraham Lincoln
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What I want is to get done what the people desire to have done, and the question for me is how to find that out exactly. Abraham Lincoln
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Among free men there can be no successful appeal from the ballot to the bullet. Abraham Lincoln
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We meet this evening, not in sorrow, but in gladness of heart. Abraham Lincoln
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I pray that our Heavenly Father may assuage the anguish of your bereavement, and leave you only the cherished memory of the loved and lost, and the solemn pride that must be yours, to have laid so costly a sacrifice upon the altar of Freedom. Abraham Lincoln
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Honest statesmanship is the wise employment of individual meanness for the public good. Abraham Lincoln
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I can make a General in five minutes but a good horse is hard to replace. Abraham Lincoln
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One is a majority if he is right. Abraham Lincoln
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...Let us discard all this quibbling about this man and the other man-this race and that race and the other race being inferior, and therefore they must be placed in and inferior position...Let us discard all these things, and unite as one people throughout this land, until we shall once more stand up declaring that all men are created equal. Abraham Lincoln
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I believe each individual is naturally entitled to do as he pleases with himself and the fruit of his labor, so far as it in no wise interferes with any other mans rightsthat each community, as a State, has a right to do exactly as it pleases with all the concerns within that State that interfere with the right of no other State, and that the general government, upon principle, has no right to interfere with anything other than that general class of things that does concern the whole. Abraham Lincoln
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Why should there not be a patient confidence in the ultimate justice of the people? Is there any better or equal hope in the world? Abraham Lincoln
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Everyone likes a good quote - don't forget to share. Abraham Lincoln
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There is a natural disgust in the minds of nearly all white people to the idea of indiscriminate amalgamation of the white and black races ... A separation of the races is the only perfect preventive of amalgamation, but as an immediate separation is impossible, the next best thing is to keep them apart where they are not already together. If white and black people never get together in Kansas, they will never mix blood in Kansas ... Abraham Lincoln
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An allusion has been made to the Homestead Law. I think it worthy of consideration, and that the wild lands of the country should be distributed so that every man should have the means and opportunity of benefitting his condition. Abraham Lincoln
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Don't be fooled. I kept all my workout clothes in that top hat. Abraham Lincoln
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Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt. Abraham Lincoln
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I'm a slow walker, but I never walk back. Abraham Lincoln
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No man has a good enough memory to be a successful liar. Abraham Lincoln
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We the people are the rightful masters of both Congress and the courts, not to overthrow the Constitution but to overthrow the men who pervert the Constitution. Abraham Lincoln
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I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice. Abraham Lincoln
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How many legs does a dog have if you call the tail a leg? Four. Calling a tail a leg doesn't make it a leg. Abraham Lincoln
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The probability that we may fail in the struggle ought not to deter us from the support of a cause we believe to be just. Abraham Lincoln
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The way for a young man to rise is to improve himself in every way he can, never suspecting that anybody wishes to hinder him. Abraham Lincoln
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Some single mind must be master, else there will be no agreement in anything. Abraham Lincoln
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I care not much for a man's religion whose dog and cat are not the better for it. Abraham Lincoln
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As I would not be a slave, so I would not be a master. This expresses my idea of democracy. Abraham Lincoln
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A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have. Abraham Lincoln
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Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them. Abraham Lincoln
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Every man is said to have his peculiar ambition. Whether it be true or not, I can say for one that I have no other so great as that of being truly esteemed of my fellow men, by rendering myself worthy of their esteem. Abraham Lincoln
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Our attitude is more honest and more consistent than our words. Abraham Lincoln
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My experience has taught me that a man who has no vices has damned few virtues. Abraham Lincoln
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Four score and seven days is too long between massages Abraham Lincoln
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One's only security in life comes from doing something uncommonly well. Abraham Lincoln
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...Anxiety beclouds the future... Abraham Lincoln
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A noble spirit embiggens the smallest man. Abraham Lincoln
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Elections belong to the people. It's their decision. Abraham Lincoln
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We, on our side, are praying to Him to give us victory, because we believe we are right; but those on the other side pray to Him, look for victory, believing they are right. What must He think of us? Abraham Lincoln
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Received as I am by the members of a legislature the majority of whom do not agree with me in political sentiments, I trust that I may have their assistance in piloting the ship of state through this voyage, surrounded by perils as it is; for if it should suffer wreck now, there will be no pilot ever needed for another voyage. Abraham Lincoln
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The negative principle that no law is free law, is not much known except among lawyers. Abraham Lincoln
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It is difficult to make a man miserable while he feels worthy of himself and claims kindred to the great God who made him. Abraham Lincoln
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The greatest fine art of the future will be the making of a comfortable living from a small piece of land. Abraham Lincoln
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I would rather be a little nobody, then to be a evil somebody. Abraham Lincoln
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It must now atone in blood for its complicity in wickedness. Abraham Lincoln
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Never do anything for anyone who can just as well do it themself Abraham Lincoln
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You can't help the poor by being one of them. Abraham Lincoln
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The best time to stop a fight is before it starts. The best vitamin for developing friends is B1. The best way to destroy an enemy in to make him a friend. Abraham Lincoln
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If I am killed, I can die by once; but to live in constant dread of it, is to die over and over again. Abraham Lincoln
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In my entire life I have only met four "perfect" people... and I disliked them all. Abraham Lincoln
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You can never trust the authenticity of quotes on the internet these days. Abraham Lincoln
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If you are resolutely determined to make a lawyer of yourself, the thing is more than half done already. It is but a small matter whether you read with anyone or not. I did not read with anyone. Get the books, and read and study them till you understand them in their principal features; and that is the main thing. It is of no consequence to be in a large town while you are reading. I read at New Salem, which never had three hundred people living in it. The books, and your capacity for understanding them, are just the same in all places. Abraham Lincoln
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That our government should have been maintained in its original form from its establishment until now, is not much to be wondered at. It had many props to support it through that period, which now are decayed, and crumbled away. Through that period, it was felt by all, to be an undecided experiment; now, it is understood to be a successful one. Abraham Lincoln
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A good, real, unrestrained, hearty laugh is a sort of glorified internal massage, performed rapidly and automatically. It manipulates and revitalizes corners and unexplored crannies of the system that are unresponsive to most other exercise methods. With the fearful strain that is on me night and day, if I did not laugh I should die. Abraham Lincoln
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Shall we stop this bleeding? Abraham Lincoln
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I have endured a great deal of ridicule without much malice, and have received a great deal of kindness not quite free from ridicule. Abraham Lincoln
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Wanting to work is so rare a want that it should be encouraged. Abraham Lincoln
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I can see how a man can look down upon the earth and be an atheist, but I cannot conceive how he could look up into the heavens and say there is no God. Abraham Lincoln
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In a certain sense, and to a certain extent, he the president is the representative of the people. He is elected by them, as well as congress is. But can he, in the nature of things, know the wants of the people, as well as three hundred other men, coming from all the various localities of the nation? If so, where is the propriety of having a congress? Abraham Lincoln
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I have got you together to hear what I have written down. I do not wish your advice about the main matter for that I have determined for myself. Abraham Lincoln
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What I do say is that no man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent. Abraham Lincoln
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People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be. Abraham Lincoln
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People are just about as happy as they make up their minds to be. Abraham Lincoln
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To ease another's heartache is to forget one's own. Abraham Lincoln
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I have never united myself to any church because I found difficulty in giving my assent without mental reservation to the long, complicated statements of Christian doctrine which characterize the articles of belief and the usual confession of faith. Abraham Lincoln
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I hold that while a man exists, it is his duty to improve not only his own condition, but to assist in ameliorating mankind. Abraham Lincoln
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