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Abraham Lincoln Quote

These Abraham Lincoln Quotes Reveals His Oratory Skills


Abraham Lincoln became an influential figure in American politics in the nineteenth century. Part of the reason for his great influence was his power of oration. Lincoln won over the public with speeches such as the Gettysburg Address.

Every man is said to have his peculiar ambition.

I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live up to what light I have.

If you look for the worst in people and expect to find it, you surely will.

Let us have faith that right makes might, and that in faith, let us, to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it.

People are just about as happy as they make up their minds to be.

That some should be rich, shows that others may become rich, and, hence, is just encouragement to industry and enterprise.

We should be too big to take offense and too noble to give it.

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