Abraham Lincoln Quotes That Will Motivate You Want to Be a Better Person

Abraham Lincoln Quotes

Abraham Lincoln Quotes: Abraham Lincoln is the 16th President of the United States (1861–1865). He was an American statesman and great lawyer. 

Abraham Lincoln led the nation through constitutional and political crisis in the American Civil War. He preserved the Union, abolished slavery, strengthened the federal government, and modernized the United States economy.


Lincoln was born On February 12, 1809 in Sinking Spring Farm, Kentucky, United States. His Father's name is Thomas Lincoln and Mother's name is Nancy Hanks. 


He got married to Mary Todd in November 4, 1842. 


Robert Todd , Edward Baker , William Wallace , Thomas “Tad” they are the children of the American President Abraham Lincoln.


Abraham Lincoln delivered many quotes in his life that will inspire you to go ahead in you life. 

Let’s check out the most moving Abraham Lincoln Quotes.

Abraham Lincoln Quotes

Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing. — Abraham Lincoln
The philosophy of the school room in one generation will be the philosophy of government in the next. — Abraham Lincoln
In so far as the government lands can be disposed of, I am in favor of cutting up the wild lands into parcels so that every poor man may have a home. — Abraham Lincoln
Books serve to show a man that those original thoughts of his aren't very new at all. — Abraham Lincoln
I am a slow walker, but I never walk back. — Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln Quotes
When I do good I feel good, when I do bad I feel bad, and that's my religion. — Abraham Lincoln
The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person. — Abraham Lincoln
Tact: the ability to describe others as they see themselves. — Abraham Lincoln
Important principles may, and must, be inflexible. — Abraham Lincoln
He who molds the public sentiment... makes statutes and decisions possible or impossible to make. — Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln Quotes

Abraham Lincoln Quotes on Democracy

If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem. — Abraham Lincoln
Don't interfere with anything in the Constitution. That must be maintained, for it is the only safeguard of our liberties. — Abraham Lincoln
Republicans are for both the man and the dollar, but in case of conflict the man before the dollar. — Abraham Lincoln
The people themselves, and not their servants, can safely reverse their own deliberate decisions. — Abraham Lincoln
I have great respect for the semicolon; it is a mighty handy little fellow. — Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln Quotes
Standing as I do, with my hand upon this staff, and under the folds of the American flag, I ask you to stand by me so long as I stand by it. — Abraham Lincoln
No policy that does not rest upon some philosophical public opinion can be permanently maintained. — Abraham Lincoln
My parents were both born in Virginia, of undistinguished families - second families, perhaps I should say. — Abraham Lincoln
I believe this government cannot endure permanently, half slave and half free. — Abraham Lincoln
Why was the amendment, expressly declaring the right of the people to exclude slavery, voted down? Plainly enough now, the adoption of it would have spoiled the niche for the Dred Scott decision. — Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln Quotes

Abraham Lincoln Quotes on Education

Oh, yes; you Virginians shed barrels of perspiration while standing off at a distance and superintending the work your slaves do for you. It is different with us. Here it is every fellow for himself, or he doesn't get there. — Abraham Lincoln
Whatever you are, be a good one. — Abraham Lincoln
Do I not destroy my enemies when I make them my friends? — Abraham Lincoln
If I were two-faced, would I be wearing this one? — Abraham Lincoln
I have been driven many times upon my knees by the overwhelming conviction that I had no where else to go. My own wisdom and that of all about me seemed insufficient for that day. — Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln Quotes on Education
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing. — Abraham Lincoln
You can tell the greatness of a man by what makes him angry. — Abraham Lincoln
And in the end it is not the years in your life that count, it’s the life in your years. — Abraham Lincoln
The legal right of the Southern people to reclaim their fugitives I have constantly admitted. The legal right of Congress to interfere with their institution in the states, I have constantly denied. — Abraham Lincoln
The best way to predict your future is to create it. — Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln Quotes on Leadership
Everybody likes a compliment. — Abraham Lincoln
If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance. — Abraham Lincoln
If I am killed, I can die but once; but to live in constant dread of it, is to die over and over again. — Abraham Lincoln
Those who write clearly have readers, those who write obscurely have commentators. — Abraham Lincoln
Every head should be cultivated. — Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln Quotes on Leadership

Abraham Lincoln Quotes on Leadership

That some achieve great success, is proof to all that others can achieve it as well. — Abraham Lincoln
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. — Abraham Lincoln
It often requires more courage to dare to do right than to fear to do wrong. — Abraham Lincoln
Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle. — Abraham Lincoln
We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses. — Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln Quotes on Leadership]
A house divided against itself cannot stand. — Abraham Lincoln
I remember my mother’s prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life. — Abraham Lincoln
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. — Abraham Lincoln
With the fearful strain that is on me night and day, if I did not laugh I should die. — Abraham Lincoln
A capacity, and taste, for reading gives access to whatever has already been discovered by others. — Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln Quotes
No matter how much cats fight, there always seem to be plenty of kittens. — Abraham Lincoln
You cannot build character and courage by taking away people’s initiative and independence. — Abraham Lincoln
My mind is like a piece of steel, very hard to scratch anything on it and almost impossible after you get it there to rub it out. — Abraham Lincoln
I will prepare and some day my chance will come. — Abraham Lincoln
Get books, sit yourself down anywhere, and go to reading them yourself. — Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln Quotes Love

Abraham Lincoln Quotes Love

I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live up to what light I have. — Abraham Lincoln
The way for a young man to rise is to improve himself in every way he can, never suspecting that anybody wishes to hinder him. — Abraham Lincoln
Hold on with a bulldog grip, and chew and choke as much as possible. — Abraham Lincoln
If slavery is not wrong, nothing is wrong. — Abraham Lincoln
My best friend is a person who will give me a book I have not read. — Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln Quotes Love
No man is good enough to govern another man without the other’s consent. — Abraham Lincoln
If you think you can slander a woman into loving you, or a man into voting for you, try it till you are satisfied. — Abraham Lincoln
Every person’s happiness is their own responsibility. — Abraham Lincoln
Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe. — Abraham Lincoln
You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you can not fool all of the people all of the time. — Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln Quotes about Freedom
I would rather be a little nobody, then to be a evil somebody. — Abraham Lincoln
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm. — Abraham Lincoln
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. — Abraham Lincoln
When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That’s my religion. — Abraham Lincoln
You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today. — Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln Quotes about Freedom

Abraham Lincoln Quotes about Freedom

The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time. — Abraham Lincoln
There are no bad pictures; that's just how your face looks sometimes. — Abraham Lincoln
America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves. — Abraham Lincoln
Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally. — Abraham Lincoln
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power. — Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln Quotes about Freedom
Those who look for the bad in people will surely find it. — Abraham Lincoln
All that I am or ever hope to be, I owe to my angel mother. — Abraham Lincoln
I hold that while man exists, it is his duty to improve not only his own condition, but to assist in ameliorating mankind. — Abraham Lincoln
Education does not mean teaching people what they do not know. It means teaching them to behave as they do not behave. — Abraham Lincoln
Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt. — Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln Quotes
My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure. — Abraham Lincoln
Those who deny freedom to others, deserve it not for themselves. — Abraham Lincoln
I can see how it might be possible for a man to look down upon the earth and be an atheist, but I cannot conceive how a man could look up into the heavens and say there is no God. — Abraham Lincoln
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them. — Abraham Lincoln
Folks are usually about as happy as they make their minds up to be. — Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln Quotes about Freedom
No man is poor who has a Godly mother. — Abraham Lincoln
When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on. — Abraham Lincoln
I laugh because I must not cry, that is all, that is all. — Abraham Lincoln
He has a right to criticize, who has a heart to help. — Abraham Lincoln
Don’t worry when you are not recognized, but strive to be worthy of recognition. — Abraham Lincoln
I don't like that man. I must get to know him better. — Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln Quotes Love
Leave nothing for tomorrow which can be done today. — Abraham Lincoln
Every man’s happiness is his own responsibility. — Abraham Lincoln
I do the very best I know how, the very best I can, and I mean to keep on doing so until the end. — Abraham Lincoln
I can make more generals, but horses cost money. — Abraham Lincoln
In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years. — Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln Quotes

Final Speech: 

Abraham Lincoln was the successful leader on history. He is one of the most powerful and honest President of the United States.


He declared Thanksgiving Day as a National Holiday. 


This great leader was a religious atheist. Abraham Lincoln was assassinated by John Wilkes Booth on Good Friday, April 14, 1865, while attending a play at Ford's Theatre with his wife, a mere five days after Lee's surrender. 


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