“Whatever you are, be a good one.”

“My Best Friend is a person who will give me a book I have not read.”

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

“Those who deny freedom to others, deserve it not for themselves”

“Do I not destroy my enemies when I make them my friends?”

“Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally.”

“Books serve to show a man that those original thoughts of his aren't very new after all.”

“Folks are usually about as happy as they make their minds up to be.”

“I am a slow walker, but I never walk back.”

“America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves.”

“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.”

“Those who look for the bad in people will surely find it.”

“There are no bad pictures; that's just how your face looks sometimes.”

“When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.”

“Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.”

“I don't like that man. I must get to know him better.”

“I would rather be a little nobody, then to be a evil somebody.”

“If I were two-faced, would I be wearing this one?”

“Character is like a tree and reputation its shadow. The shadow is what we think it is and the tree is the real thing.”

“No man is poor who has a Godly mother.”

“All that I am or ever hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.”

“Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing.”

“I laugh because I must not cry, that is all, that is all. ”

“I will prepare and some day my chance will come.”

“No man has a good enough memory to be a successful liar.”

“The best way to predict your future is to create it.”

“The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time.”

“Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.”

“All I have learned, I learned from books.”

Abraham Lincoln