Abraham Lincoln Quotes and Sayings

Here are some of my favorite Abraham Lincoln quotes and sayings

Force is all-conquering, but its victories are short-lived.
~ Abraham Lincoln

A nice Abraham Lincoln quote on governance, “The philosophy of the school room in one generation will be the philosophy of government in the next. ”

“The probability that we may fall in the struggle ought not to deter us from the support of a cause we believe to be just; it shall not deter me.”

“A woman is the only thing I am afraid of that I know will not hurt me. ”

“I would like to speak in terms of praise due to the many brave officers and soldiers who have fought in the cause of the war.”
~Abraham Lincoln

“I am rather inclined to silence, and whether that be wise or not, it is at least more unusual nowadays to find a man who can hold his tongue than to find one who cannot.”

“The demon of intemperance ever seems to have delighted in sucking the blood of genius and of generosity.”

“Let us have faith that right makes might, and in that faith, let us, to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it.”

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

“You are ambitious, which, within reasonable bounds, does good rather than harm.”
~Abraham lincoln

“Every blade of grass is a study; and to produce two, where there was but one, is both a profit and a pleasure.”
~Abraham Lincoln

“I have never had a feeling politically that did not spring from the sentiments embodied in the Declaration of Independence.”
~Abraham Lincoln

“Don’t worry when you are not recognized, but strive to be worthy of recognition.” ~Abraham Lincoln

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

“When you have got an elephant by the hind leg, and he is trying to away, it’s best to let him run”
~Abraham lincoln

“I have been driven many times upon my knees by the overwhelming conviction that I had nowhere else to go. My own wisdom and that of all about me seemed insufficient for that day.”

This is a very clever quote from Abraham Lincoln, “Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them? ”
“If all do not join now to save the good old ship of the Union this voyage nobody will have a chance to pilot her on another voyage.”

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