I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
Quote by Abraham Lincoln
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Abraham Lincoln Quotes
Truth is generally the best vindication against slander.
What is conservativism? Is it not the aherence to the old and tried against the new and untried?
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing.
Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves.
No matter how much the cats fight, there always seem to be plenty of kittens.
Character is like a tree and reputation like its shadow. The shadow is what we think of it the tree is the real thing.
That some should be rich, shows that others may become rich, and, hence, is just encouragement to industry and enterprise.
With the catching end the pleasures of the chase.
Only by learning to live in harmony with your contradictions can you keep it all afloat.
A first-generation fortune is the most likely to be given away, but once a fortune is inherited it's less likely that a very high percentage will go back to society.
I buy expensive suits. They just look cheap on me.
A happy family is but an earlier heaven.
Poetry is a way of taking life by the throat.
I believe in a religion that believes in freedom. Any time I have to accept a religion that won't let me fight a battle for my people, I say to hell with that religion.
Family and friends and faith are the most important things in your life and you should be building friendships.
Politics are very much like war. We may even have to use poison gas at times.
When grace is joined with wrinkles, it is adorable. There is an unspeakable dawn in happy old age.
Do not weep do not wax indignant. Understand.