It's not me who can't keep a secret. It's the people I tell that can't.

-Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln

We believe that the spreading out and perpetuity of the institution of slavery impairs the general welfare. We believe - nay, we know, that that is the only thing that has ever threatened the perpetuity of the Union itself.

Abraham Lincoln
Women are the only people I am afraid of who I never thought would hurt me
Abraham Lincoln

Be excellent and party on dudes.

Abraham Lincoln
I can see how it might be possible for a man to look down upon the earth and be an atheist, but I cannot conceive how a man could look up into the heavens and say there is no God.
Abraham Lincoln

I freely acknowledge myself the servant of the people, according to the bond of service - the United States Constitution; and that, as such, I am responsible to them.

Abraham Lincoln
I intend no modification of my oft-expressed wish that all men everywhere could be free.
Abraham Lincoln

Trusting in Him, who can go with me, and remain with you and be every where for good, let us confidently hope that all will yet be well. To His care commending you, as I hope in your prayers you will commend me, I bid you an affectionate farewell.

Abraham Lincoln
Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be.
Abraham Lincoln

You are ambitious, which, within reasonable bounds, does good rather than harm.

Abraham Lincoln
God bless the soldiers and seamen, with all their brave commanders.