Lincoln's Gettysburg Address, given November 19, 1863 on the battlefield near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, USA.
If you once forfeit the confidence of your fellow citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem.
If this country is ever demoralized, it will come from trying to live without work.
I believe the Bible is the best gift God has ever given to man. All the good from The Savior of the world is communicated to us through this Book.
I can make more generals, but horses cost money.
Better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to speak out and have all doubt removed.
The man who could go to Africa and rob her of her children, and then sell them into interminable bondage, with no other motive than that which is furnished by dollars and cents, is so much worse than the most depraved murderer that he can never receive pardon at my hand.
Never stir up litigation. A worse man can scarcely be found than one who does this.
Among the friends of Union, there is great diversity of sentiment and of policy in regard to slavery and the African race among us.