One of America’s largest politicians, the most respected and beloved person, Abraham Lincoln was the 16th President of the United States. Abraham Lincoln was born on February 12, 1809, near Hodville, Kentucky. They were brought to Kentucky, Indiana and Illinois. His parents were poor forerunners, and
Lincoln was largely self-educated. In the presidential campaign Abraham Lincoln cleared that he is against slavery. His victory created a crisis, many feared fear that he would endeavor to end slavery in the south. As the president, Lincoln led his people to the most expensive war in America’s history through civil war and made big decisions on the League of War. Strategy They fought for equal rights and freedom and democracy.
Here we have great collection of his quotes on wisdom ,quotes on politics and quotes on life.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.
Public sentiment is everything. With public sentiment, nothing can fail; without it nothing can succeed.
The ballot is stronger than the bullet.
People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.
Upon the subject of education, not presuming to dictate any plan or system respecting it, I can only say that I view it as the most important subject which we as a people can be engaged in.
Do I not destroy my enemies when I make them my friends?
My Best Friend is a person who will give me a book I have not read.
My concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God’s side, for God is always right.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubts.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
Plainly, the central idea of secession, is the essence of anarchy.
The best way to predict your future is to create it.
I am a slow walker, but I never walk back.
I am rather inclined to silence, and whether that be wise or not, it is at least more unusual nowadays to find a man who can hold his tongue than to find one who cannot.
That some achieve great success is proof to all that others can achieve it as well.
Character is like a tree and reputation its shadow. The shadow is what we think it is and the tree is the real thing.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other thing.
You have to do your own growing no matter how tall your grandfather was.
It is not best to swap horses while crossing the river.
You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you can not fool all of the people all of the time.
It’s my experience that folks who have no vices have generally very few virtues.
Nobody has ever expected me to be president. In my poor, lean lank face nobody has ever seen that any cabbages were sprouting.
Every blade of grass is a study; and to produce two, where there was but one, is both a profit and a pleasure.
Truth is generally the best vindication against slander.
In this sad world of ours, sorrow comes to all; and, to the young, it comes with bitterest agony, because it takes them unawares.