50+Abraham Lincoln Best Quotes

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With this 50 Abraham Lincoln best quotes, we pretend making you feel motivated to be a better one.
Abraham Lincoln, the 16th President of the Unitated States is considered one of the best Presidents of that country. He was a stateman, lawyer and a clever polititian who led the American Civil War (1861-1865) on the Union side and won it. He abolished the slavery that for years had existed in some states of the nation.
Throughout his life, Lincoln had to overcome failures and defeats but always fought for his ideals and was characterized by his fighting attitude. The speeches he gave in his political career left us valuable words that can help us to overcome difficulties in our lifes, getting the best out of ourselves.

Take a look to this selection of Abraham Lincoln best quotes that surely will inspire your life.

50+Abraham Lincoln Best Quotes.

When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That’s my religion. -Abraham Lincoln

Whatever you are, be a good one. -Abraham Lincoln

I don’t like that man. I must get to know him better. -Abraham Lincoln

Those who look for the bad in people will surely find it. -Abraham Lincoln

When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on. -Abraham Lincoln

Character is like a tree and reputation its shadow. The shadow is what we think it is and the tree is the real thing. -Abraham Lincoln

Do I not destroy my enemies when I make them my friends? -Abraham Lincoln

Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing. -Abraham Lincoln

The best way to predict your future is to create it. -Abraham Lincoln

Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves. -Abraham Lincoln

I will prepare and some day my chance will come. -Abraham Lincoln

No man has a good enough memory to be a successful liar. -Abraham Lincoln

We are not enemies, but friends. We must not be enemies. Though passion may have strained, it must not break our bonds of affection. The mystic chords of memory will swell when again touched, as surely they will be, by the better angels of our nature. -Abraham Lincoln

Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe. -Abraham Lincoln

Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle. -Abraham Lincoln

Every man’s happiness is his own responsibility. -Abraham Lincoln

You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today. -Abraham Lincoln

The Lord prefers common-looking people. That is why he made so many of them. -Abraham Lincoln

You have to do your own growing no matter how tall your grandfather was. -Abraham Lincoln

The probability that we may fail in the struggle ought, not to deter us from the support of a cause we believe to be just. -Abraham Lincoln

Achievement has no color. -Abraham Lincoln

Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt -Abraham Lincoln

In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years. -Abraham Lincoln

You cannot help people permanently by doing for them what they could and should do for themselves. -Abraham Lincoln

In this sad world of ours, sorrow comes to all and it often comes with bitter agony. Perfect relief is not possible except with time. You cannot now believe that you will ever feel better. But this is not true. You are sure to be happy again. Knowing this, truly believing it will make you less miserable now. I have had enough experience to make this statement -Abraham Lincoln

The philosophy of the school room in one generation will be the philosophy of government in the next. -Abraham Lincoln

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

Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm. -Abraham Lincoln

That some achieve great success, is proof to all that others can achieve it as well. -Abraham Lincoln

Everybody likes a compliment. -Abraham Lincoln

Important principles may, and must, be inflexible. -Abraham Lincoln

If we could first know where we are, and whither we are tending, we could then better judge what to do, and how to do it. -Abraham Lincoln

A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have. -Abraham Lincoln

Man is not the only animal who labors but he is the only one who improves his workmanship. -Abraham Lincoln

A new book is like a friend that I have yet to meet. -Abraham Lincoln

A capacity, and taste, for reading, gives access to whatever has already been discovered by others. -Abraham Lincoln

No man is good enough to govern another man without the other’s consent. -Abraham Lincoln

What kills a skunk is the publicity it gives itself. -Abraham Lincoln

Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power. -Abraham Lincoln

Quarrel not at all. No man resolved to make the most of himself can spare time for personal contention. Better give your path to a dog than be bitten by him. -Abraham Lincoln

I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice. -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. -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

There are no bad pictures. That’s just how your face looks sometimes. -Abraham Lincoln

If slavery is not wrong, nothing is wrong. -Abraham Lincoln

It is best not to swap horses while crossing the river. -Abraham Lincoln

We shall sooner have the bird by hatching the egg than by smashing it. -Abraham Lincoln

Stand with anybody that stands right. Stand with him while he is right and part with him when he goes wrong. -Abraham Lincoln

He who makes an assertion without knowing whether it is true or false, is guilty of falsehood; and the accidental truth of the assertion, does not justify or excuse him. -Abraham Lincoln

Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way. -Abraham Lincoln