It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
More Quotes from Abraham Lincoln:There is another old poet whose name I do not now remember who said, "Truth is the daughter of Time."
Prohibition goes beyond the bounds of reason in that it attempts to control a man's appetite by legislation and makes crimes out of things that are not crimes. A prohibition law strikes a blow at the very principles upon which our government was founded.
You can fool all the people some of the time, and some of the people all the time, but you cannot fool all the people all the time.
Some day I shall be President.
It will not do to investigate the subject of religion too closely, as it is apt to lead to infidelity
Were it not for my little jokes, I could not bear the burdens of this office.
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