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Abraham Lincoln
Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.
Abraham Lincoln
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Theodore Roosevelt
Believe you can and you're halfway there.
Theodore Roosevelt
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Abraham Lincoln
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Abraham Lincoln
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Abraham Lincoln
No man has a good enough memory to be a successful liar.
Abraham Lincoln
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Jimmy Carter
America did not invent human rights. In a very real sense, it is the other way around. Human rights invented America.
Jimmy Carter
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Abraham Lincoln
If you call a tail a leg, how many legs has a dog? Five? No, calling a tail a leg don't make it a leg.
Abraham Lincoln
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Abraham Lincoln
The philosophy of the school room in one generation will be the philosophy of government in the next.
Abraham Lincoln
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James Madison
The means of defense against foreign danger historically have become the instruments of tyranny at home.
James Madison
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Ronald Reagan
Going to college offered me the chance to play football for four more years.
Ronald Reagan
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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
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John F. Kennedy
As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.
John F. Kennedy
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Abraham Lincoln
When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion.
Abraham Lincoln
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Abraham Lincoln
I destroy my enemies when I make them my friends.
Abraham Lincoln
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Theodore Roosevelt
Rhetoric is a poor substitute for action, and we have trusted only to rhetoric. If we are really to be a great nation, we must not merely talk; we must act big.
Theodore Roosevelt
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Abraham Lincoln
Any people anywhere, being inclined and having the power, have the right to rise up, and shake off the existing government, and form a new one that suits them better. This is a most valuable - a most sacred right - a right, which we hope and believe, is to liberate the world.
Abraham Lincoln
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Woodrow Wilson
I have long enjoyed the friendship and companionship of Republicans because I am by instinct a teacher, and I would like to teach them something.
Woodrow Wilson
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Abraham Lincoln
The probability that we may fail in the struggle ought not to deter us from the support of a cause we believe to be just.
Abraham Lincoln
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Richard M. Nixon
By the time you get dressed, drive out there, play 18 holes and come home, you've blown seven hours. There are better things you can do with your time.
Richard M. Nixon
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John Adams
While all other sciences have advanced, that of government is at a standstill - little better understood, little better practiced now than three or four thousand years ago.
John Adams
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A truly American sentiment recognizes the dignity of labor and the fact that honor lies in honest toil.
Grover Cleveland
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Theodore Roosevelt
Courtesy is as much a mark of a gentleman as courage.
Theodore Roosevelt
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Abraham Lincoln
My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.
Abraham Lincoln
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Theodore Roosevelt
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer "Present" or "Not Guilty."
Theodore Roosevelt
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Lyndon Johnson
You do not examine legislation in the light of the benefits it will convey if properly administered, but in the light of the wrongs it would do and the harms it would cause if improperly administered.
Lyndon Johnson
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William McKinley
Cuba ought to be free and independent, and the government should be turned over to the Cuban people.
William McKinley
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Abraham Lincoln
You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
Abraham Lincoln
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Ronald Reagan
We have the duty to protect the life of an unborn child.
Ronald Reagan
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Calvin Coolidge, Jr.
I have found it advisable not to give too much heed to what people say when I am trying to accomplish something of consequence. Invariably they proclaim it can't be done. I deem that the very best time to make the effort.
Calvin Coolidge, Jr.
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Richard M. Nixon
We must always remember that America is a great nation today not because of what government did for people but because of what people did for themselves and for one another.
Richard M. Nixon
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Harry S. Truman, ,
It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.
Harry S. Truman, ,
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