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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
"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 But I do mean to say that although bad laws, if they exist, should be repealed as soon as possible, still, while they continue in force, for the sake of example they should be religiously observed."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."
"Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle."
"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."
"The advantage of doing one's praising for oneself is that one can lay it on so thick and in exactly the right places."
"He that is down can fall no lower."
"The course of true anything does not run smooth."
"There are two great rules in life, the one general and the other particular. The first is that every one can in the end get what he wants if he only tries. This is the general rule. The particular rule is that every individual is more or less of an exception to the general rule."
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