Abraham Lincoln Quotes
Posted by quotes on March 15, 2008
In giving freedom to the slave, we assure freedom to the free — honorable alike in what we give, and what we preserve. We shall nobly save, or meanly lose, the last best, hope of earth.
— December 1, 1862 – Lincoln’s Second Annual Message to Congress Fellow-citizens, we cannot escape history. We of this Congress and this administration, will be remembered in spite of ourselves. No personal significance, or insignificance, can spare one or another of us. The fiery trial through which we pass, will light us down, in honor or dishonor, to the latest generation.
— December 1, 1862 – Lincoln’s Second Annual Message to Congress
– Abraham Lincoln
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