Abraham Lincoln Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Abraham Lincoln quotes, Abraham Lincoln sayings, and Abraham Lincoln proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Actions speak louder than words. Abraham Lincoln
Anyone can stand adversity but to test a person's character, give them power. Abraham Lincoln
Never change horses in midstream. Abraham Lincoln
Destroy your enemy by making him your friend. Abraham Lincoln
Most people are about as happy as they make their minds up to be. Abraham Lincoln
Ability may get you to the top but it's character that will keep you there. Abraham Lincoln
It is difficult to make a man miserable while he feels worthy of himself and claims kindred to the great God who made him. Abraham Lincoln
The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time. Abraham Lincoln
The best way to predict the future is to create it. Abraham Lincoln
No man has a good enough memory to make a successful liar. Abraham Lincoln
I'm a slow walker, but I never walk back. Abraham Lincoln
I will prepare and some day my chance will come. Abraham Lincoln
I would rather be a little nobody, then to be a evil somebody. Abraham Lincoln
And in the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years. Abraham Lincoln
Determine that the thing can and shall be done and then... find the way. Abraham Lincoln
Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle. Abraham Lincoln
He has a right to criticize, who has a heart to help. Abraham Lincoln
Writing the art of communicating thoughts to the mind, through the eye is the great invention of the world. Abraham Lincoln
Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves. Abraham Lincoln
Freedom is the last, best hope of earth. Abraham Lincoln
The things I want to know are in books; my best friend is the man who'll get me a book I ain't read. Abraham Lincoln
A capacity and taste for reading gives access to whatever has already been discovered by others. Abraham Lincoln
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power. Abraham Lincoln
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years. Abraham Lincoln
A person will be just about as happy as they make up their minds to be. Abraham Lincoln
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
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power. Abraham Lincoln
Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be. Abraham Lincoln
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years. Abraham Lincoln
You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today. Abraham Lincoln