"All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind."
"Green is the prime color of the world, and that from which its loveliness arises."Abraham Lincoln on Pedro Calderon de la Barca
"And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom."Abraham Lincoln on Anais Nin
"Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better."Abraham Lincoln on Albert Einstein
"I thank you God for this most amazing day, for the leaping greenly spirits of trees, and for the blue dream of sky and for everything which is natural, which is infinite, which is yes."Abraham Lincoln on e. e. cummings
"And this, our life, exempt from public haunt, finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in everything."Abraham Lincoln on William Shakespeare
"The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person."
"I do the very best I know how - the very best I can and I mean to keep on doing so until the end."
"The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time."
"The things I want to know are in books my best friend is the man who'll get me a book I ain't read."
"My dream is of a place and a time where America will once again be seen as the last best hope of earth."