Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves.
Quote by Abraham Lincoln
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It often requires more courage to dare to do right than to fear to do wrong.
If you look for the bad in people, you will surely find it.
No matter how much the cats fight, there always seem to be plenty of kittens.
People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.
Force is all-conquering, but its victories are short-lived.
Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them?
Neither Heaven nor Hell. It is simply Purgatory.
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.
Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.
You may deceive all the people part of the time, and part of the people all the time, but not all the people all the time.
Wisdom is the quality that keeps you from getting into situations where you need it.
I am running for president to help create a better future. A future where everyone who wants a job can find one. Where no senior fears for the security of their retirement. An America where every parent knows that their child will get an education that leads them to a good job and a bright horizon.
We know the past and its great events, the present in its multitudinous complications, chiefly through faith in the testimony of others.
Engineering undergraduates should not be charged fees. They should receive grants, not student loans, and the government will get the money back long-term from increased exports.
It is no great art to say something briefly when, like Tacitus, one has something to say when one has nothing to say, however, and none the less writes a whole book and makes truth into a liar - that I call an achievement.
No harm comes to man from outside alone: dumbness is the objective spirit.
Unwearied ceaseless effort is the price that must be paid for turning faith into a rich infallible experience.
The most solid piece of scientific truth I know of is that we are profoundly ignorant about nature.
If you pursue good with labor, the labor passes away but the good remains if you pursue evil with pleasure, the pleasure passes away and the evil remains.
The perfect date for me would be staying at home, making a big picnic in bed, eating Wotsits and cookies while watching cable TV.