Abraham Lincoln (1809 1865) was an American lawyer and politician, sixteenth president of the United States and first by the Republican Party. He was killed in 1965.
During his tenure Lincoln led the Civil War, abolished slavery, strengthened the federal government and modernized the economy.
Do not miss these magnificent phrases of his that we have compiled for you today.
Abraham Lincoln fight and equality quotes
You can lose everything in life, but not dreams.
More courage is often required to dare to do the right thing than to fear doing the wrong thing.
It is difficult to make a man miserable as long as he feels he is worthy of himself.
Almost all people are as happy as they decide to be.
Character is like a tree and reputation is like shadow. The shadow is what we think of something; The tree is the real thing.
Knowledge is the best investment that can be made.
Relieving another's anguish is forgetting one's own.
Do nothing for anyone who can do it for himself.
Measuring words is not necessarily sweetening their expression, but having foreseen and accepted the consequences of them.
Things can reach those who wait, but only the things left by those who hurry.
Not wanting to be a slave, I don't want to be a master either.
If we could know first where we are and where we are going, we could better judge what to do and how to do it.
The best and greatest art in the future will be to make a small space, a comfortable place to live.
Touch is the ability to describe others as they look.
Those who deny freedom do not deserve it for themselves, and under a just God they cannot keep it for long.
Laughter can be used to calm the mind and get rid of terrible thoughts.
Teach children so that it is not necessary to teach adults.
We can complain because the roses have thorns, or rejoice because the thorns have roses.
Almost everyone can withstand adversity, but if you want to prove a man's character, empower him.
You cannot escape tomorrow's responsibility by evading it today.
Very often we love things and use people, when we should be using things and loving people.
When I do good, I feel good; When I do evil, I feel bad, and that is my religion.
Be sure to put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
People who ignore their history, people who are doomed to repeat it.
My big concern is not if you have failed, but if you are happy with your failure.
To desire immortality is to desire the perpetuation of a great error.
Avoid popularity if you want to have peace.
I think people should fight for what they believe and only for what they believe.
Voting is stronger than bullet.
Do not fear failure, which will not make you weaker, but stronger ...
The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person.
The best way to predict your future is to create it.
A drop of honey gathers more flies than a gallon of gall.
The man who does not investigate the two parts of an issue is not honest.
In the end, it is not the years in your life that count. It is life in your years.
It is easier to suppress the first whim than to satisfy all who follow him.
Between love and violence, love always ends up triumphing.
By giving freedom to slaves we assure the free.
Give me six hours to cut a tree and I'll spend the first four sharpening the ax.
The loss of enemies does not compensate for the loss of friends.
It has been my experience that people who have no vices have very few virtues.
Those who seek evil in people will surely find it.
You cannot form the character and courage of man by taking away his independence, his freedom and his initiative.
There are moments in the life of every politician, when the best thing to do is not to take off the lips.
I go slowly, but never breaking the path.
Don't worry about not being recognized, but fight to deserve to be recognized.
Do the best you can and reach the end. If the result is positive, what is said against you will not be worth anything. If the result is negative, even ten angels swearing that you were right will not make any difference.
Those who deny freedom to others do not deserve it for themselves.
I will prepare myself and someday my opportunity will come.
Important principles can and should be inflexible.
The best justice is not always the best policy.
God undoubtedly loves humble people very much; if it were the opposite, I would not have made them so numerous.
I don't think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
Nothing in this world is impossible for a willing heart.
The dogmas of the quiet past do not match the tumultuous present.
When I hear someone fervently defend slavery, I feel a strong urge to see him live it personally.
You can know the greatness of a man so he is angry.
Better to give way to a dog than to be bitten by him.
America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we fail and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroy ourselves.
Women, I fear, are the only people I thought would ever harm me.
It is better to be silent and to suspect your little wisdom than to speak and eliminate any doubt about it.
Man has never found a definition for the word freedom.
The things I want to know are in the books; My best friend is the man who will give me the book that I have not read.
No one has enough memory to always lie successfully.
Let us have faith that law constitutes force.
The best part of one's life is his friendships.
Let us have faith that reason is powerful; and with that faith, let's move on to the end, doing our part, always chasing the truth.
Do we not destroy our enemies when we make them our friends?
No man is too good to rule another without his consent.
The philosophy of the school classroom in one generation will be the philosophy of the government in the next.
Demagogy is the ability to dress minor ideas with major words.
What kills a skunk is the publicity that she gives herself.
If friendship is your weakest point, you are the most powerful person in the world.
Democracy is the government of the people, by the people, for the people.
That some are rich shows that others can become rich, and consequently it is only encouragement for industry and business.
The nation is stronger for the unity of its children and family members than for its military might.
You cannot grant strength to the weak by weakening the strong; You cannot help the poor by ruining the rich.
All men are born equal, but it is the last time they are.
The achievement has no color.
There may be glory in failure and despair in success.
I am a slow walker, but I never walk back.
The happiness of each man is his own responsibility.
The probability that we can fail in the fight should not stop us from supporting a just cause in which we believe.
You cannot benefit the weak by harming the strong.
Everything I've learned, I've learned from books.
Public opinion in this country is everything.
I can make more general, but horses cost money.
You have to make your own growth, no matter how tall your grandfather was.
Problems cannot be resolved while spending more than you earn.
The way a young man can grow is to improve himself in everything he can, without suspecting that someone wants to hinder him.
Whatever you are, be a good one.
Let virtue decorate your thoughts.
Just as he would not be a slave, he would not be a master. This expresses my idea of democracy.
Always remember that your own resolution to succeed is more important than anything else.
A ballot is stronger than a rifle bullet.
I am nothing, the truth is everything.
Do not leave for tomorrow what you can do today.
If slavery is not unfair, then there is nothing unfair.
Always keep in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.
Why not have confidence in the justice of the people? Is there a better hope in the world that can match it?
If you want to win an adept for your cause, convince him first that you are his sincere friend.
A friend is one who has the same enemies you have.
We should be too big not to take the offense and too noble not to give it.
If I had two faces. Would you be using this one?
I like to see a man proud of where he lives. I like to see a man who lives so that his place is proud of him.
To soften the sorrows of others is to forget their own.
Love is the chain to tie a child to his father.
The struggle and despair to get a public job, looking for a way to live without working, will finally prove the strength of our institutions.
Hypocrite: the man who murdered his parents, and then asked for mercy on the grounds that he was an orphan.
You can fool everyone for some time. You can fool some all the time. But you can't fool everyone all the time.
I am a success today because I had a friend who believed in me and I did not have the heart to let him down.
I think if it were you, if I wasn't very well in my head, I would avoid standing still.
You have the right to criticize, who has a heart willing to help.
It is best not to exchange horses while crossing the river.
The government of the people, for the people and for the people, should not perish from the Earth.
Everything that I am or I hope to be I owe to my mother's angelic request.
Do not be fooled. The revolutions do not go backwards.
The probability that we will fall into the struggle should not deter us from supporting a cause that we believe is just. It will not deter me.
Everyone wants to live a long time but nobody wants to be old.
If I am killed, then I will die once; But living with the constant threat of death is like dying again and again.
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
I don't know who my grandfather was; I care much more to know who your grandson will be.
I don't like that man. I must know better.
A state in which freedom and slavery coexist cannot last.
You can make any appointment sound meaningful by putting the name of a famous person behind it.