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Government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth.

- Abraham Lincoln





I will prepare and some day my chance will come.

- Abraham Lincoln



A house divided against itself cannot stand.

- Abraham Lincoln



You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.

- Abraham Lincoln



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

- Abraham Lincoln



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

- Abraham Lincoln



It’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.

- Abraham Lincoln



Example is not the main thing in influencing other people; it’s the only thing

- Abraham Lincoln



Folks are usually about as happy as they make their minds up to be.

- Abraham Lincoln



I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.

- Abraham Lincoln



Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing

- Abraham Lincoln



Democracy is government of, by and for the people

- Abraham Lincoln



My Best Friend is a person who will give me a book I have not read.

- Abraham Lincoln



Government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth.

- Abraham Lincoln



The ballot is stronger than the bullet.

- Abraham Lincoln



As I would not be a slave, so I would not be a master. This expresses my idea of democracy.

- Abraham Lincoln



No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent.

- Abraham Lincoln



Every man's happiness is his own responsibility.

- Abraham Lincoln



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

- Abraham Lincoln



The best way to predict your future is to create it.

- Abraham Lincoln



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

- Abraham Lincoln



There are no bad pictures; that's just how your face looks sometimes.

- Abraham Lincoln



Do I not destroy my enemies when I make them my friends?

- Abraham Lincoln