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Abraham Lincoln

Read through the most famous quotes from Abraham Lincoln

Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.

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

— Abraham Lincoln

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Those who look for the bad in people will surely find it.

— Abraham Lincoln


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

— Abraham Lincoln

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When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.

— Abraham Lincoln

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We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses.

— Abraham Lincoln

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I don't like that man. I must get to know him better.

— Abraham Lincoln

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I am a slow walker, but I never walk back.

— Abraham Lincoln

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Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.

— Abraham Lincoln

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About Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln Quotes

Did you know about Abraham Lincoln?

Twice a week Lincoln would meet with his cabinet in the afternoon and occasionally Mary Lincoln would force him to take a carriage ride because Abraham Lincoln was concerned he was working too hard. Lincoln authorized Grant to target the Confederate infrastructure—such as plantations railroads and bridges—hoping to destroy the South's morale and weaken its economic ability to continue fighting. Upon ratification it became the Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution on December 6 1865.

presidents the others by scholars being George Washington and Franklin D. With almost no support in the South Lincoln swept the North and was elected president in 1860. "
When the North enthusiastically rallied behind the national flag after the Confederate attack on Fort Sumter on April 12 1861 Lincoln concentrated on the military and political dimensions of the war effort.

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