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"Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt."
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Top 5 quotes from Abraham Lincoln
"I am struggling to maintain the government, not to overthrow it. I am struggling especially to prevent others from overthrowing it."
"Let me not be understood as saying that there are no bad laws, nor that grievances may not arise for the redress of which no legal provisions have been made. I mean to say no such thing. But I do mean to say that although bad laws, if they exist, should be repealed as soon as possible, still, while they continue in force, for the sake of example they should be religiously observed."
"I have been driven many times to my knees by the overwhelming conviction that I had nowhere else to go."
"The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend."
"We must not be enemies. Though passion may have strained, it must not break our bonds of affection. The mystic chords of memory, stretching from every battlefield and patriot grave, to every living heart and hearth-stone, all over this broad land, will yet swell the chorus of the Union when again touched, as surely they will be, by the better angels of our nature."
Top 5 quotes from Doubt
"Faith is a continuation of reason."
"Making a success of the job at hand is the best step toward the kind you want."
"God is Love -- I dare say. But what a mischievous devil Love is!"
"The advantage of doing one's praising for oneself is that one can lay it on so thick and in exactly the right places."
"Life is the art of drawing sufficient conclusions from insufficient premises."
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