Abraham Lincoln Quotes (465 quotes)
“Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.”
Abraham Lincoln, wisdom & wit (1982 edition), Peter Pauper Pr - ISBN: 9780880883597
Veto message, eventually not executed, written as a response to the Second Confiscation Act passed by Congress. (17 July 1862)
“Stand with anybody that stands RIGHT. Stand with him while he is right and PART with him when he goes wrong.”
Speech at Peoria, Illinois (1854)
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsAbraham Lincoln
Born: February 12, 1809
Died: April 15, 1865 (aged 56)
Bio: Abraham Lincoln was the 16th President of the United States, serving from March 1861 until his assassination in April 1865.