Abraham Lincoln: 15 favorite quotes on his birthday

February 12th marks the 203rd birthday of Abraham Lincoln. Here are some favorite Lincoln quotes. 

2. The high ground

  • By Taken by T.P. Pearson in Macomb, IL on August 26, 1858. This photo was taken five days after the first Lincoln-Douglas Debate and a day before the second Debate. Upon seeing this picture, one of Lincoln’s Springfield acquaintances remarked, “That’s the best likeness of Mr. Lincoln that I ever saw!”; scanned by Bob Burkhardt [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
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“Let us have faith that right makes might, and in that faith, let us, to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it.”

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