150 Abraham Lincoln Quotes On Slavery, Democracy, Politics , Happiness, Friendship & Success —  Quotes Diaries
Abraham Lincoln Quotes

150 Abraham Lincoln Quotes On Slavery, Democracy, Politics , Happiness, Friendship & Success — Quotes Diaries

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Name : Abraham Thomas Lincoln
Birth : February 12, 1809
Died : April 15,1865
Birth Place : Near Hodgenville, Kentucky, Us
Father Name : Thomas Lincoln
Mother Name : Nancy Hanks Lincoln

Abraham Thomas Lincoln was an American politician, and lawyer who served as the 16th president of United state (1861- 1865)


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150 Abraham Lincoln Quotes On Slavery, Democracy, Politics , Happiness, Friendship & Success — Quotes Diaries
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“The best way to predict your future is to create it.”

― Abraham Lincoln


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Inspirational Abraham Lincoln Quotes

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

― Abraham Lincoln
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“My dream is of a place and a time where America will once again be seen as the last best hope of earth.”

― Abraham Lincoln

“I never had a policy; I have just tried to do my very best each and every day.”

― Abraham Lincoln

“I do not think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.”

― Abraham Lincoln

“I don’t like that man. I must get to know him better.”

― Abraham Lincoln
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“Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.”

― Abraham Lincoln

Some single mind must be master, else there will be no agreement in anything. ”

― Abraham Lincoln

“Leave nothing for tomorrow which can be done today.”

― Abraham Lincoln

With the fearful strain that is on me night and day. if I did not laugh I should die.

― Abraham Lincoln

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

― Abraham Lincoln
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I will prepare and some day my chance will come.

― Abraham Lincoln

“We can complain because rose bushes have thorns.”

― Abraham Lincoln

“Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.”

― Abraham Lincoln

When I hear a man preach, I like to see him act as if he were fighting bees.

― Abraham Lincoln

Any people anywhere, being inclined and having the power, have the right to rise up, and shake off the existing government, and form a new one that suits them better. This is a most valuable – a most sacred right – a right, which we hope and believe, is to liberate the world .

― Abraham Lincoln

The greatest fine art of the future will be the making of a comfortable living from a small piece of land.

― Abraham Lincoln
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“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.”

― Abraham Lincoln

My dream is a place and a time where America will once again be seen as the last best hope of earth.

― Abraham Lincoln

Every one desires to live long, but no one would be old.

― Abraham Lincoln

I believe it is universally understood and acknowledged that all men will ever act correctly, unless they have a motive to do otherwise.

― Abraham Lincoln

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

― Abraham Lincoln
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“We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses.”

― Abraham Lincoln

If we could first know where we are, and whither we are tending, we could then better judge what to do, and how to do it.

― Abraham Lincoln

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

― Abraham Lincoln

“Nearly all men can handle adversity, if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.”

― Abraham Lincoln
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Abraham Lincoln Quotes On Life

“Kindness is the only service that will stand the storm of life and not wash out.”

― Abraham Lincoln
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“Tact: the ability to describe others as they see themselves.”

― Abraham Lincoln

Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.

― Abraham Lincoln

That kills a skunk is the publicity it gives itself.

― Abraham Lincoln

In the end “It is not the years in your life that count, it’s the life in your years.”

― Abraham Lincoln

“Life is hard , but very beautiful.”

― Abraham Lincoln
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“No man has a good enough memory to be a successful liar.”

― Abraham Lincoln

I will prepare and some day my chance will come.

― Abraham Lincoln

I laugh because I must not cry, that is all, that is all.

― Abraham Lincoln

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

― Abraham Lincoln

“Next to creating a life the finest thing a man can do is save one.”

― Abraham Lincoln
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Abraham Lincoln Quotes About Happiness

Every man happiness is his own responsibility.

― Abraham Lincoln
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I laugh because i must not cry. that is all, that is all.

― Abraham Lincoln

“The power of hope upon human exertion, and happiness, is wonderful.”

― Abraham Lincoln

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

― Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln Quotes About Happiness

Abraham Lincoln Quotes On Friendship

“The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.”

― Abraham Lincoln
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A better part of one’s life consist of his friendships.

― Abraham Lincoln

I am success today because I had a friend who believe in me and I didn’t have the heart to let him down.

― Abraham Lincoln

A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have.

― Abraham Lincoln

If friendship is your weakest point then you are the strongest person in the world.

― Abraham Lincoln
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Do I not destroy my enemies when I make them my friends?.

― Abraham Lincoln

If we have no friends , we have no pleasure ; and if we have them, we are sure to lose them, and be doubly pained by the loss.

― Abraham Lincoln

Friendship is the start for what you call love.

― Abraham Lincoln

The best thing that can be in life is friendship.

― Abraham Lincoln

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

― Abraham Lincoln

The better part of one’s life consists of his friendships.

― Abraham Lincoln
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Abraham Lincoln Quotes About Education

“Education does not mean teaching people what they do not know. It means teaching them to behave as they do not behave.”

― Abraham Lincoln
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All I have learned, I learned from books.

― Abraham Lincoln

For my part, I desire to see the time when education – and by its means, morality, sobriety, enterprise, and industry – shall become much more general than at present, and should be gratified to have it in my power to contribute something to the advancement of any measure which might have a tendency to accelerate the happy period.

― Abraham Lincoln

A new book is like a friend that I have yet to meet .

― Abraham Lincoln

“Books serve to show a man that those original thoughts of his aren’t very new after all.”

― Abraham Lincoln
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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.

― Abraham Lincoln

“A capacity, and taste, for reading, gives access to whatever has already been discovered by others.”

― Abraham Lincoln

That everyone may receive at least a moderate education appears to be an objective of vital importance.

― Abraham Lincoln
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Best Powerful words on Success By Abraham Lincoln :
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Powerful and Popular Abraham Lincoln Quotes Are Given Below

Abraham Lincoln Quotes On Success

“Always bear in mind that your own resolution to success is more important than any other thing.”

― Abraham Lincoln
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Achievement has no color.

― Abraham Lincoln

“I have a congenital aversion to failure.”

― Abraham Lincoln

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

― Abraham Lincoln

That some achieve great success, is proof to all that others can achieve it as well.

― Abraham Lincoln
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With public sentiment, nothing can fail. Without it, nothing can succeed.

― Abraham Lincoln

“I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live by the light that I have. I must stand with anybody that stands right, and stand with him while he is right, and part with him when he goes wrong.”

― Abraham Lincoln

“I’m a success today because I had a friend who believed in me and I didn’t have the heart to let him down.”

― Abraham Lincoln

We can succeed only by concert. It is not, ‘Can any of us imagine better,’ but, ‘Can we all do better?’.

― Abraham Lincoln
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Abraham Lincoln Quotes on Government

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

― Abraham Lincoln
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The philosophy of the school room in one generation will be the philosophy of government in the next.”

― Abraham Lincoln

“What is conservatism? Is it not adherence to the old and tried, against the new and untried?.”

― Abraham Lincoln

This country , with it’s institutions, belongs to the people who inhabit it. when ever they shall grow weary of the existing government, they can exercise their constitutional right of amending it, or exercise their revolutionary right to overthrow it.

― Abraham Lincoln

“The United States government must not undertake to run the Churches. When an individual, in the Church or out of it, becomes dangerous to the public interest he must be checked.”

― Abraham Lincoln
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“America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves.”

― Abraham Lincoln

In so far as the government lands can be disposed of, I am in favor of cutting up the wild lands into parcels so that every poor man may have a home.

― Abraham Lincoln

If the great American people will only keep their temper, on both sides of the line, the troubles will come to an end, and the question which now distracts the country will be settled just as surely as all other difficulties of like character which have originated in this government have been adjusted.

― Abraham Lincoln

“A house divided against it cannot stand I believe this government cannot endure permanently half-slave and half-free.”

― Abraham Lincoln
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Abraham Lincoln Quotes About Politics

I was losing interest in politics when the repeal of the Missouri Compromise aroused me again. What I have done since then is pretty well known.

― Abraham Lincoln
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The ballot is stronger than the bullet.

― Abraham Lincoln

“To give the victory to the right, not bloody bullets, but peaceful ballots only, are necessary.”

― Abraham Lincoln

Always a whig in politics, and generally on the whig electoral tickets, making active canvasses–I was losing interest in politics, when the repeal of the Missouri Compromise aroused me again.

― Abraham Lincoln

America will never be destroyed from the outside. if we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves.

― Abraham Lincoln
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Study the Constitution. Let it be preached from the pulpit, proclaimed in legislatures, and enforced in courts of justice.

― Abraham Lincoln

“I can see how it might be possible for a man to look down upon the earth and be an atheist, but I cannot conceive how a man could look up into the heavens and say there is no God.”

― Abraham Lincoln

You cannot help the poor by destroying the rich. You cannot lift the wage earner by pulling down the wage payer.

― Abraham Lincoln

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

― Abraham Lincoln

The Presidency, even to the most experienced politicians, is no bed of roses; and Gen. Taylor like others, found thorns within it. No human being can fill that station and escape censure.

― Abraham Lincoln

Public opinion in this country is everything.

― Abraham Lincoln
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Abraham Lincoln Quotes on God & Religion

Surely God would not have created such a being as man, with an ability to grasp the infinite, to exist only for a day! No, no, man was made for immortality.

― Abraham Lincoln
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Gold is good in its place; but loving, brave, patriotic men are better than gold.

― Abraham Lincoln

Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves; and under the rule of just god, cannot long retain it.

― Abraham Lincoln

Sir, 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.

― Abraham Lincoln

“In regard to this Great Book, I have but to say, it is the best gift God has given to man. All the good the Savior gave to the world was communicated through this book.”

― Abraham Lincoln

“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.”

― Abraham Lincoln
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I believe the bible is the best gift god has ever given to man. All the good from the Savior of the world is communicated to us through this book.

― Abraham Lincoln

“I can see how it might be a possible for a man to look down upon the earth and be an atheist, but i cannot conceive how a man could look up into the heavens and say there is no god.

― Abraham Lincoln

“When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That’s my religion.”

― Abraham Lincoln

I do not think I could myself be brought to support a man for office whom I knew to be an open enemy of, and scoffer at, religion.

― Abraham Lincoln

“I can see how it might be possible for a man to look down upon the earth and be an atheist, but I cannot conceive how a man could look up into the heavens and say there is no God.”

― Abraham Lincoln

“I care not for a man’s religion whose dog and cat are not the better for it.”

― Abraham Lincoln
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Abraham Lincoln Quotes On Slavery

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

― Abraham Lincoln
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You know I dislike slavery; and you fully admit the abstract wrong of it.

― Abraham Lincoln

I have always hated slavery, I think as much as any Abolitionist.

― Abraham Lincoln

I am naturally anti-slavery. If slavery is not wrong, nothing is wrong. I can not remember when I did not so think and feel.

― Abraham Lincoln

“Whenever I hear anyone arguing over slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally.”

― Abraham Lincoln
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Every advocate of slavery naturally desires to see blasted, and crushed, the liberty promised the black man by the new constitution.

― Abraham Lincoln

Now I confess myself as belonging to that class in the country who contemplate slavery as a moral, social and political evil..

― Abraham Lincoln

I think that slavery is wrong, morally, socially and politically. I desire that it should be no further spread in these United States, and I should not object if it should gradually terminate in the whole Union.

― Abraham Lincoln

I am a little uneasy about the abolishment of slavery in this District, not but I would be glad to see it abolished, but as to the time and manner of doing it.

― Abraham Lincoln

Slavery is founded in the selfishness of man’s nature – opposition to it is his love of justice. These principles are an eternal antagonism; and when brought into collision so fiercely, as slavery extension brings them, shocks and throes and convulsions must ceaselessly follow.

― Abraham Lincoln
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One section of our country believes slavery is right, and ought to be extended, while the other believes it is wrong, and ought not to be extended.

― Abraham Lincoln

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

― Abraham Lincoln

“No man is good enough to govern another man, without that other’s consent. I say this is the leading principle–the sheet anchor of American republicanism.”

― Abraham Lincoln

We believe that the spreading out and perpetuity of the institution of slavery impairs the general welfare. We believe — nay, we know, that that is the only thing that has ever threatened the perpetuity of the Union itself.

― Abraham Lincoln

If slavery is not wrong, nothing is wrong.

― Abraham Lincoln
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We know, Southern men declare that their slaves are better off than hired laborers amongst us. How little they know, whereof they speak! There is no permanent class of hired laborers amongst us … Free labor has the inspiration of hope; pure slavery has no hope.

― Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln Quotes on Leadership

“Be with a leader when he is right, stay with him when he is still right, but, leave him when he is wrong.

― Abraham Lincoln
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Commitment is what transforms a promise into reality.

― Abraham Lincoln

Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.

― Abraham Lincoln

Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.

― Abraham Lincoln
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A house divided against itself cannot stand.

― Abraham Lincoln

To give victory to the right, not bloody bullets, but peaceful ballots only, are necessary.

― Abraham Lincoln

What kills a skunk is the publicity it gives itself.

― Abraham Lincoln

When the conduct of men is designed to be influenced, persuasion, kind, unassuming persuasion, should ever be adopted. It is an old and a true maxim, that ‘a drop of honey catches more flies than a gallon of gall.

― Abraham Lincoln

“You cannot help people permanently by doing for them, what they could and should do for themselves.”

― Abraham Lincoln
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Abraham Lincoln Quotes on Democracy

Democracy is the government of the people by, the people, for the people.

― Abraham Lincoln
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I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The great point is to bring them the real facts, and beer.

― Abraham Lincoln

Democracy is “government of, by and for the people.

― Abraham Lincoln

As I would not be a slave, so I would not be a master. This expresses my idea of democracy. Whatever differs from this, to the extent of the difference, is no democracy.

― Abraham Lincoln

Money will cease to be master and become the servant of humanity. Democracy will rise superior to the money power.

― Abraham Lincoln
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The Democracy of to-day hold the liberty of one man to be absolutely nothing, when in conflict with another mans right of property. Republicans, on the contrary, are for both the man and the dollar; but in cases of conflict, the man before the dollar.

― Abraham Lincoln

Elections belong to the people. It’s their decision. If they decide to turn their back on the fire and burn their behinds, then they will just have to sit on their blisters.

― Abraham Lincoln

Short Abraham Lincoln Quotes

Whatever you are, be a good one.

― Abraham Lincoln
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Everybody likes a compliment.

― Abraham Lincoln

I am rather inclined to silence.

― Abraham Lincoln

Achievement has no color.

― Abraham Lincoln

All I have learned, i learned from books.

― Abraham Lincoln

“Love is the chain to lock a child to its parent.”

― Abraham Lincoln
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“No man is poor who has a Godly mother.”

― Abraham Lincoln

I will prepare and some day my chance will come.

― Abraham Lincoln

Some day I shall president.

― Abraham Lincoln

Commitment is what transforms a promise into reality.

― Abraham Lincoln

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

― Abraham Lincoln
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Some Facts Of Abraham Lincoln

  1. He Was Self – taught Lawyer., Postmaster
  2. He was the tallest president
  3. His Shoulders were stooped
  4. .His Nick name was honest Abe.

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