The Lincoln Year Book

Axioms and Aphorisms from the Great Emancipator

Author: Abraham Lincoln
Published: 1906
Language: English
Wordcount: 7,118 / 32 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 83.5
LoC Category: E
Downloads: 4,992
Added to site: 2012.07.27
mnybks.net#: 31425
Genre: Politics
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ory will come.

EIGHTEENTH

The Lord has not deserted me thus far, and He is not going to now.

NINETEENTH

I remember my mother's prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life.

TWENTIETH

Are you strong enough?

TWENTY-FIRST

If I do not go away from here a wiser man, I shall go away a better man.

TWENTY-SECOND

I know that liberty is right.

TWENTY-THIRD

You must not give me the praise--it belongs to God.

TWENTY-FOURTH

It has always been a sentiment with me that all mankind should be free.

TWENTY-FIFTH

I don't pretend to be bright.

TWENTY-SIXTH

It is only by the active development of events that character and ability can be tested.

TWENTY-SEVENTH

I remember a good story when I hear it, but I never invented anything original: I am only a retail dealer.

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