14 Abraham Lincoln Quotes That Are Truly Modern Rules to Live By
One hundred fifty years after his assassination, Abraham Lincoln remains one of America’s most influential presidents. These words of wisdom are just as relevant today as they were in his time.
On being influential:
“If you would win a man to your cause first convince him that you are his sincere friend.”
On making a difference:
“I want it said of me by those who knew me best, that I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower where I thought a flower would grow.”