Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
Quote by Abraham Lincoln
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Abraham Lincoln Quotes
If I only had an hour to chop down a tree, I would spend the first 45 minutes sharpening my axe.
Quarrel not at all. No man resolved to make the most of himself can spare time for personal contention.
The ballot is stronger than the bullet.
Lets have faith that right makes might and in that faith let us, to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it.
Force is all-conquering, but its victories are short-lived.
Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.
Most people are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.
Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally.
Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can. As a peacemaker the lawyer has superior opportunity of being a good man. There will still be business enough.
It often requires more courage to dare to do right than to fear to do wrong.
Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth.
There's something brave and touching about game girls of all ages keeping themselves smart in hard times - one thinks of those wonderful women during World War II drawing stocking seams in eyebrow pencil up the back of legs stained with gravy browning because nylons were so hard to get hold of.
There is a sense that things, if you keep positive and optimistic about what can be done, do work out.
True happiness is... to enjoy the present, without anxious dependence upon the future.
I made a commitment to completely cut out drinking and anything that might hamper me from getting my mind and body together. And the floodgates of goodness have opened upon me - spiritually and financially.
Your net worth to the world is usually determined by what remains after your bad habits are subtracted from your good ones.
I was thinking that when I have children, that I should always dress as a character for them, so they think their mom is Alice in Wonderland or Cinderella.
The only time I think about life beyond F1 is when I contemplate becoming a dad. But there's no way that's going to happen while I'm still racing. To be successful in F1 you need to be very selfish in lots of ways and you're away from home for long periods. That's not the kind of father I want to be.
We have domesticated God's transcendence. We often learn about God at about the same time as we are learning about Santa Claus but our ideas about Santa Claus change, mature and become more nuanced, whereas our ideas of God can remain at a rather infantile level.
Sometimes when you innovate, you make mistakes. It is best to admit them quickly, and get on with improving your other innovations.