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 Page 8
Seriously, I do not think I am fit for the Presidency.
A jury too often has at least one member who is more ready to hang the panel than the traitor.
A woman is the only thing that I am afraid of that I know will not hurt me.
I have always believed that a good laugh was good for both the mental and physical digestion.
A drop of honey catches more flies than a gallon of gall.
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.
What is conservatism? Is it not adherence to the old and tried, against the new and untried?
With the fearful strain that is on me night and day, if I did not laugh I should die.
No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent.
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.