president of the United States from 1861 to 1865
Abraham Lincoln was an American lawyer and statesman who served as the 16th president of the United States from 1861 until his assassination in 1865. Lincoln led the nation through the American Civil War and succeeded in preserving the Union, abolishing slavery, bolstering the federal government, and modernizing the U.S. economy.
Abraham Lincoln Quotes
The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person.
I do the very best I know how - the very best I can and I mean to keep on doing so until the end.
The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time.
The things I want to know are in books my best friend is the man who'll get me a book I ain't read.
My dream is of a place and a time where America will once again be seen as the last best hope of earth.
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.
I never had a policy I have just tried to do my very best each and every day.
I want it said of me by those who knew me best, that I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower where I thought a flower would grow.
In giving freedom to the slave, we assure freedom to the free - honorable alike in what we give and what we preserve. We shall nobly save, or meanly lose, the last best hope of earth.