“When you have got an elephant by the hind leg, and he is trying to run away, it's best to let him run.
“It often requires more courage to dare to do right than to fear to do wrong.
“All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.
“If you look for the bad in people, you will surely find it.
“If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance.
“If I were to try to read, much less answer, all the attacks made on me, this shop might as well be closed for any other business.
“People are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.
“Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.
“We are not enemies but friends. We must not be enemies. Though passion may have strained it must not break our bonds of affection. The mystic cords of memory shall swell when again touched, as surely they will be, by the better angels of nature.
“Corporations have been enthroned .... An era of corruption in high places will follow and the money power will endeavor to prolong its reign by working on the prejudices of the people... until wealth is aggregated in a few hands ... and the Republic is destroyed.
16th President of the United States; saved the Union during the American Civil War and emancipated the slaves; was assassinated by Booth (1809-1865)
“I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.
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