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From Jefferson to Jackson to Lincoln to FDR to Reagan, every great president inspires enormous affection and enormous hostility. We'll all be much saner, I think, if we remember that history is full of surprises and things that seemed absolutely certain one day are often unimaginable the next.


Jon Meacham


#affection #certain #day #enormous #every

In high school, I discovered myself. I was interested in race relations and the legal profession. I read about Lincoln and that he believed the law to be the most difficult of professions.


Constance Baker Motley


#believed #difficult #discovered #high #high school

Lincoln's removal from New Salem to Springfield and his entrance into a law partnership with Major John T. Stuart begin a distinctively new period in his career.


John George Nicolay


#career #distinctively #entrance #his #into

Nobody understood better than Mr. Lincoln the obvious truth that in politics it does not suffice merely to nominate candidates. Something must also be done to elect them.


John George Nicolay


#better #candidates #does #done #elect

The death of Mrs. Lincoln was a serious loss to her husband and children. Abraham's sister Sarah was only eleven years old, and the tasks and cares of the little household were altogether too heavy for her years and experience.


John George Nicolay


#altogether #cares #children #death #eleven

For example, a man who might not have enormous charisma, who could be president 40 years ago, and who was a deserving president, I don't know that George Washington would be a president today, I don't know that Abe Lincoln would, I don't know that Roosevelt would.


Sydney Pollack


#ago #charisma #could #deserving #enormous

When I was a child I had a crush on Abraham Lincoln. Why I would choose to reveal this, I know not.


Julia Roberts


#abraham lincoln #child #choose #crush #had

Some folks think I painted Lincoln from life, but I haven't been around that long. Not quite.


Norman Rockwell


#been #folks #haven #i #life

Honda opened its first assembly line in Lincoln in November 2001.


Mike Rogers


#assembly line #first #honda #lincoln #line

Ohio claims they are due a president as they haven't had one since Taft. Look at the United States, they have not had one since Lincoln.


Will Rogers


#claims #due #had #haven #lincoln






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