No man has a good enough memory to make a successful liar.
More Quotes from Abraham Lincoln:The sense of obligation to continue is present in all of us. A duty to strive is the duty of us all. I felt a call to that duty.
What has once happened, will invariably happen again, when the same circumstances which combined to produce it, shall again combine in the same way.
Force is all-conquering, but its victories are short-lived.
Any people anywhere, being inclined and having the power, have the right to rise up, and shake off the existing government, and form a new one that suits them better. This is a most valuable - a most sacred right - a right, which we hope and believe, is to liberate the world.
I will study and prepare and perhaps my chance will come.
Wanting to work is so rare a merit that it should be encouraged.
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We are afraid of ideas, of experimenting, of change. We shrink from thinking a problem through to a logical conclusion.
Anne Sullivan Macy
A society that has made "nostalgia" a marketable commodity on the cultural exchange quickly repudiates the suggestion that life in the past was in any important way better than life today.