Abraham Lincoln Quotes

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President Abraham Lincoln Quotes

Abraham Lincoln Quotations
Abraham Lincoln
16th president of the United States, serving from March 1861 until he was killed in April 1865.
Lived: February 12, 1809 – April 15, 1865

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“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, stand with him while he is right, and part with him when he goes wrong.”
– President Abraham Lincoln

“Peace will come soon to stay, and so come as to be worth keeping in all future time. It will then have proved that among free men there can be no successful appeal from the ballot to the bullet, and that they who take such appeal are sure their cases and pay the costs.”
– President Abraham Lincoln

“With Malice toward none, with charity for all, with firmness in the right, as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the world we are in, to bind up the nation’s wounds.”
– Abraham Lincoln: Second Inaugural Address, 1865.

“The shepherd drives the wolf from the sheep’s for which the sheep thanks the shepherd as his liberator, while the wolf denounces him for the same act as the destroyer of liberty. Plainly, the sheep and the wolf are not agreed upon a definition of liberty.”
– Abraham Lincoln

“We shall meanly lose or nobly save the last hope of earth.”
– Abraham Lincoln

“The man who can’t make a mistake can’t make anything.”
– Abraham Lincoln Quotes

“Public sentiment is everything. With public sentiment nothing can fail.
Without it nothing can succeed. He who molds opinion is greater than he who enacts laws.”
– President Abraham Lincoln Quotes

Peace will come soon to stay, and so come as to be worth keeping in all future time. It will then have proved that among free men there can be no successful appeal from the ballot to the bullet, and that they who take such appeal are sure their cases and pay the costs.
– Abraham Lincoln Quotes

“To sin by silence, when they should protest, makes cowards of men”
– Quote attributed to Abraham Lincoln

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