LINCOLN, Abraham, a Representative from Illinois and 16th President of the United States; born in Hardin County, Ky., February 12, 1809; moved with his parents to a tract on Little Pigeon Creek, Ind., in 1816; attended a log-cabin school at short intervals and was...
superior reasoning power...revealed in the
incomprehensible universe, forms my idea of God."
-Albert Einstein (1879-1955)
"Patience is the companion of wisdom."
-Saint Augustine (354-430)
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."
-Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)
"In my Father's...
Y One Man Making a Difference: Abraham Lincoln and Slavery - ... With his goals, he did a great deal of things. Such as leading people into expressing themselves in editorials, political speeches and declarations. Bringing forward the fact that all men are created equal. When slavery started...
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Abraham Lincoln was born February 12, 1809, the second child of Thomas Lincoln and Nancy Lincoln (née Hanks), in a one-room log cabin on the Sinking Spring Farm in Hardin County, Kentucky (now LaRue County...
With the handful of presidents who have earned the title of a hero, only a few have earned the distinction and showed they deserved it. When looking at this group of men, Abraham Lincoln stands tall among them...
American society has been filled with many great men and women, who have helped to write the history we study today. A great man once stated “In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.” This quote came from one of the American hero’s that...
The Man who made a Difference: Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln was born to Thomas and Nancy Hanks Lincoln on February 12, 1809 in a log cabin near Hodgenville, Kentucky. Thomas Lincoln, his father, literally grew up without education but became a skilled carpenter. Abraham had an older sister...
Why I chose to research Abraham Lincoln's life.
Ever since I was a small boy in elementary school, and all throughout my grade school days, there were many great names that were spoken of and taught about. Names such as George Washington, (our first president) John Hancock...
Abraham Lincoln on Slavery
Abraham Lincoln was born in 1809, in Hardin County, Kentucky (Abraham Lincoln Slavery and the Civil War, pg. 211, Johnson). Many Americans believe him to be one of the greatest presidents to ever serve in office. One thing that distinguished Lincoln from all the...
Abraham Lincoln And The Abolitionism Manifesto
In 1913, Fidel Castro had this to say about Abraham Lincoln: "History hath triumphed over time, which besides it nothing but eternity hath triumphed over." (King 120) While other reknown historians may disagree, it became obvious that Abraham...
“Four score and seven years ago…” is the preamble to one of the greatest speeches ever given by an American president, the leader of the free world. While a country was torn apart, Confederates and Union soldiers alike, Abraham Lincoln gave a speech that tore to core of the...
The "great Emancipator the tenacious the humble the human Abraham Lincoln, the sixteenth president to the United States of America one of the most distinguished presidents that saved the country and gave new birth to freedom. He was endowed with splendid wisdom, illustrious dignity, consciousness...
I went to Wheeler Basin Library in Decatur and found the biography named The Real Lincoln, by Thomas J. DiLorenz. I’ve always had a fascination with Abraham Lincoln. His personal qualities and love for others are characteristics that every human being should want to obtain...
Abraham Lincoln was an incredible man and president. He got rid of slavery in the United States and was with us during the Civil War. If it weren't for Lincoln, slavery could very possibly still be around. The 16th president of the United States of America accomplished many...
Why Abraham Lincoln is the Greatest Leader!
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February 10, 2011
There was a boy born in the dust and silence of the country side, in a little log cabin, to a modest family of uneducated hard working laborers. Life was hard, yet simple. Days were...
Abraham Lincoln has been depicted as a very gifted orator and noble leader of our country. He is often compared with Shakespeare, due to his ability to say amazingly profound words. He is a very important symbol of our country's history. Lincoln definitely led an interesting life...
Abraham Lincoln’s tedious approach to debates in Peoria on October 16, 1854, shaped the way he would be looked at in the near future. Lincoln displayed poise and dedication in the debates and really overwhelmed his competition. Lincoln seemed as though he was a completely different person at the...
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“The last days of Abraham Lincoln’s life included perhaps the most dramatic events in the nation’s history. It is eerie that Abraham Lincoln found much solace in the play Julius Caesar, by William Shakespeare, given that the two great men met their ends in the same way...
Adlai Ewing Stevenson once said “our strength lies, not alone in our proving grounds and our stockpiles, but in our ideals, our goals, and their universal appeal to all men who are struggling to breathe free." Abraham Lincoln is the epitome of strength and success. Abraham Lincoln is, to the...
he Lincoln-Douglas debates of 1859 were a series of seven debates between Abraham Lincoln, a Republican, and Stephen A. Douglas, a Democrat, for an Illinois seat in the United States Senate. At the time, U.S. Senators were elected by state legislatures; thus Lincoln and Douglas were campaigning for...
Abraham Lincoln: A Loved Leader
Abraham Lincoln is considered my many as the greatest president of American history. Freeing the slaves, winning the Civil War, and saving the Union are among his many great achievements. Without him, the world would be completely different then what it is today...
The Presidency Of Abraham Lincoln
By: Alexandria Arnold
Abraham Lincoln was born on February 12th 1809 to Thomas Lincoln and Nancy Hanks in Hardin County Kentucky. “His Father Thomas was a strong and determined pioneer who found a moderate level of prosperity and was...
Abraham Lincoln was the 16th President of the United States of America, his term lasting from 1860 to 1865. Lincoln came from humble upbringings, to becoming the most powerful man in America, Thomas (2008) stated that "Honest Abe, as he was most commonly called, is known today as...
“Abraham Lincoln has influenced the history of the United States arguable the most of any president” (“Abraham Lincoln.”History.com). He has influenced the world with his accomplishments as a leader and more importantly his outlook on humanity while in office. His views have had a permanent...
Biography of Abraham Lincoln
Table of Contents
Page 3 – Introduction
Page 4 – Early Life
Page 5 – Law Career
Page 6 – Entering Politics
Page 7 – Elected President
Page 8 – Emancipation Proclamation - Civil War
Page 9 – Reconstruction - Assassination
Major life Events of Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln was born February 12, 1809, the second child of Thomas Lincoln and Nancy Lincoln in the Sinking Spring Farm in Hardin County, Kentucky. Thomas was a strong and determined pioneer who...
A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
A woman is the only thing I am afraid of that I know will not hurt me.
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower...
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Abraham Lincoln was born in a cabin in Hardin County, Kentucky to Thomas Lincoln and Nancy Hanks Lincoln. The couple had two other children: Abraham’s older sister Sarah...
Did you know that Abraham Lincoln died to unite the country known as the united states of American? The poem is about Walt Whitman explains how much he feels for Abraham Lincoln assassination and avchivment.overall it very extreme grief and the loss of a patriot who changed the country so...
Abraham Lincoln was born in 1809. Abraham Lincoln was a tall thin bearded man. He became the 16th president of the United States of America. He grew up in a log cabin and freed the slaves. He had many siblings and children and died in 1865. Abraham Lincoln was born on February 12...