Abraham Lincoln's Home Page
16th U.S. President
Personal Demons: Many
Fateful show: Our American Cousin
"Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing. "
"Don't interfere with anything in the Constitution. That must be maintained, for it is the only safeguard of our liberties. "
"Die when I may, I want it said by those who knew me best that I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower where I thought a flower would grow."
"America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves."