Abraham Lincoln

"Let us have faith that right makes might, and in that faith, let us, to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it."

Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"I shall try to correct errors when shown to be errors; and I shall adopt new views so fast as they shall appear to be true views."

Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"I don't know who my grandfather was; I'm much more concerned to know what his grandson will be."

Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"My father taught me to work, but he did not teach me to love it."

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"And in the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years."

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The ballot is stronger than the bullet."

Rating: 6.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Every man over forty is responsible for his face."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"If I were two-faced, would I be wearing this one?"

Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Character is like a tree and reputation like its shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing."

Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln "Lincoln's Own Stories"

Rating: 5.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves."

Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A friend is someone who has the same enemies you have."

Rating: 7.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"No man has a good enough memory to be a successful liar."

Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"If slavery is not wrong, nothing is wrong."

Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Marriage is neither heaven nor hell, it is simply purgatory."

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"You may fool all the people some of the time; you can even fool some of the people all the time; but you can't fool all of the people all the time."

Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The better part of one's life consists of his friendships."

Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time."

Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"It is better to stay silent and let people think you are an idiot than to open your mouth and remove all doubt."

Rating: 2.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be."

Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I destroy my enemies when I make them my friends."

Rating: 4.80 (Number of Voters: 5)