Presidential Quotes by Abraham Lincoln



Preseidential Quotes by Abraham Lincoln

Enjoy these presidential quotes byAbraham Lincoln

Our sixteenth President of the United States of America

His Presidency was from 1861 to 1865

He was Born on February 12, 1809, in Hodgenville, Hardin County, Kentucky

He Died on April 15, 1865. Lincoln died the morning after being shot at Ford's Theatre in Washington, D.C. by John Wilkes Booth, an actor.
















Abraham Lincoln

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



Abraham Lincoln

The Almighty has his own purposes.



Abraham Lincoln

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



Abraham Lincoln

Truth is generally the best vindication against slander.



Abraham Lincoln

Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find a way.



Abraham Lincoln

Beware of rashness, but with energy and sleepless vigilance go forward and give us victories.



Abraham Lincoln

Men are not flattered by being shown that there has been a difference of purpose between the Almighty and them.



Abraham Lincoln

In giving freedom to the slave we assure freedom to the free - honorable alike in what we give and what we preserve.



Abraham Lincoln

Let us have faith that right makes might; and in that faith let us to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it.



Abraham Lincoln

Nobody has ever expected me to be president. In my poor, lean lank face nobody has ever seen that any cabbages were sprouting.



Abraham Lincoln

I shall try to correct errors when shown to be errors, and I shall adopt new views so fast as they shall appear to be true views.



Abraham Lincoln

Why should there not be a patient confidence in the ultimate justice of the people? Is there any better or equal hope in the world?



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

That this nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedom, and that government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth. HR>


Abraham Lincoln

I pray that our Heavenly Father may assuage the anguish of your bereavement and leave you only the cherished memory of the loved and lost, and the solemn pride that must be yours to have laid so costly a sacrifice upon the altar of freedom.







Additional facts on Abraham Lincoln that you may not have known!


Abraham Lincoln was the tallest president -- 6 ft. 4 in.


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Abraham Lincoln was the first President to be born in Kentucky.


Abraham Lincoln lost two of his sons during during his lifetime - 1st - Edward 4, in 1850 - 2nd - William 11, in 1862.


Abraham Lincoln was the first President to be assinated. He was shot by John Wilkes Booth on April 14, 1865 at the Ford's Theatre in Washington, DC.




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