Wednesday, January 18, 2006

Abraham Lincoln Quotes

Abraham Lincoln Quotes. President Lincoln was known as a very quotable person. In addition, he lived at a time when events such as the Civil War made for many quotable moments. Here is a list of a few good sites containing collections of Lincoln quotes:

Quotes by Abraham Lincoln

Collection of Abraham Lincoln Quotes

Quotes From Abraham Lincoln

Quoteland - Abraham Lincoln

A couple of my favorites:

"Those who deny freedom to others, deserve it not for themselves; and, under a just God, can not long retain it."

"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."

"Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can. Point out to them how the nominal winner is often a real loser - in fees, expenses, and waste of time. As a peacemaker the lawyer has a superior opportunity of being a good man. There will still be business enough."

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