Abe Lincoln History


Quotes
- Lincoln Memes
- Famous Quotes
- Leadership Quotes
- Religious Quotes
- Slavery Quotes

Letters
- Grace Bedell
- Letter to Mrs. Bixby

Writings
- Emancipation Proclamation

Speeches
- Lyceum Address
- Peoria Speech
- Temperance Address
- House Divided Speech
- Cooper Union Address
- Farewell to Springfield
- Address at Independence Hall
- First Inaugural Address
- Second Inaugural Address
- Last Public Address
- The Gettysburg Address

Assassination
- 5 Facts
- Abraham's Dream
- John Wilkes Booth
- Assassination Conspirators
- Assassination Timeline
- Assassination Summary
- Artifacts

Family
- Mary Todd Lincoln
- Robert Todd Lincoln
- Tad Lincoln
- Willie Lincoln


 

Abe Lincoln Famous Quotes

when you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on
Abraham Lincoln is famous for the Gettysburg Address, abolishing slavery and being one of the four presidents who have been assassinated. His face is even on the $5 bill!

Abe Lincoln himself is obviously an icon, but when you dig and research you will soon discover he had quotes that will live forever in history. On this page you will find some quotes that you should really read, take in and enjoy. Abraham Lincoln was and is famous for a reason, these quotes where relevant in his time as well as our time now. Check out some samples of our favorite famous Abe Lincoln quotes below.
"Whatever you are, be a good one."
"Whatever you are, be a good one."
"I walk slowly, but I never walk backward."
"I walk slowly, but I never walk backward."
"I destroy my enemies when I make them my friends"
"I destroy my enemies when I make them my friends"
"I would rather be a little nobody, then a evil somebody."
"I would rather be a little nobody, then a evil somebody."
"When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion."
"When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion."
"The best way to predict the future is to create it."
"The best way to predict the future is to create it."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."
"Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm."
"Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm."
"If I had six hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend the first four hours sharpening the axe."
"If I had six hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend the first four hours sharpening the axe."
"The best thing about the future..
"The best thing about the future..
..is that is comes one day at a time."
"You can tell the greatness of a man by what makes him angry."
"You can tell the greatness of a man by what makes him angry."
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."
"You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow be evading it today."
"You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow be evading it today."
"And in the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years."
"And in the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years."
 
 
Abe Lincoln History