Abraham Lincoln, as we all know is among the greatest politicians in the history of America. He was not just a politician, but he was a respected personality who was elected as the 16th president of the United States of America. He is well known for his speeches, and his quotes reflect the wisdom and the love for his country and people.
His life history is in itself is great learning for many. Born from humble beginnings, he started his career as a shopkeeper and managed to become the highest officer of the country. He educated himself and was first elected to the state legislature of Illinois. He was a lawyer who fought for equal rights among people. He was the president who led the country unscathed in the Civil war and was leading in the front while devising war strategies.
Abraham Lincoln, fondly referred to as Abe, was very particular about equality and democracy among people and he fought for what he believed in. Thanks to him, slavery came to an end, and the American economy started to boom. He was a man who had many accomplishments under his belt, and he was also known for having the kindest heart.
Abraham Lincoln is a president who never shied away from challenges and always led the people from the front. He ensured that the government remained stable during the civil war and paved the way for a stronger and modern US economy. His quotes are an inspiration that encourages you to face challenges head-on and live your dreams.
"You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today."
"My concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right."
"Those who deny freedom to others, deserve it not for themselves."
"There are no bad pictures; that's just how your face looks sometimes."
"The best way to predict your future is to create it."
"You can fool all the people some time, and some of the people all the time, but you cannot fool all the people all the time."
"If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance."
"I'm a success today because I had a friend who believed in me and I didn't have the heart to let him down."
"I will prepare and some day my chance will come."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."
"Change your life today. Don't gamble on the future, act now, without delay."
"Don't worry when you are not recognized, but strive to be worthy of recognition."
"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."
"That some achieve great success, is proof to all that others can achieve it as well."
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."
"Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing."
"If slavery is not wrong, nothing is wrong."
"No man has a good enough memory to be a successful liar."
Known for his mastery of written and spoken word, Lincoln always inspires us with his words of wisdom. These quotes are the ones you can treasure for its integrity and promises to make you a better person.