The Words & Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln     2 Letters, 2 Speeches and 1 Proclamation   Plus over 50 “Quotable ‘Honest Abe’ Q...
The Words & Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln                                       INDEX          Publisher’s Preface            ...
Publisher’s PrefaceWith over 16,000 books written about him, Abraham Lincoln, the 16th President of theUnited States, is p...
Quotable Quotes from “Honest Abe”A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have.I do the very best I know how - the ...
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“The Wit and Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln” - Enjoy this compilation of words and wisdom of “Honest Abe” Lincoln, a man who used his words to hold his divided country together, healed “his nation’s wounds” and comforted his people in times of heartache and pain. You should find them inspirational, motivational and applicable to your business and personal life. BONUS: Includes the "Story Behind Lincoln's Beard".

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  1. 1. The Words & Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln 2 Letters, 2 Speeches and 1 Proclamation Plus over 50 “Quotable ‘Honest Abe’ Quotes” Special Bonus: The Story Behind Lincoln’s Beard The Words & Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln copyright © in its current format by www.FastForwardIncome.com 2011. All rights Reserved. This book, whole or in part, may not be copied or reproduced in its current format by any means, electronic, mechanical or otherwise without the written permission of www.FastForwardIncome.com. This book is presented as is, without any warranties (implied or otherwise) as to the accuracy of the production, text or translation. The publisher does not take responsibility for any typesetting, formatting, translation or other errors which may have occurred during the production of this book .
  2. 2. The Words & Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln INDEX Publisher’s Preface 3 Quotable Quotes 4 Letter to Ulysses S. Grant 11 Letter to Joseph Hooker 12 Proclamation of Thanksgiving 14 The Gettysburg Address 16 Response to a Serenade Lincoln’s Last Public Address 19 BONUS: The Birth of a Beard 24 2 The Words & Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln © www.FastForwardIncome.com
  3. 3. Publisher’s PrefaceWith over 16,000 books written about him, Abraham Lincoln, the 16th President of theUnited States, is probably the most scrutinized president in American history. And manyconsider him the most eloquent President our country has ever known. Speech writersand public speakers try to copy his style, and all over the globe, children still recite hisGettysburg Address (included in this book) which is celebrated by many as one of the bestspeeches in the English language.In this book, along with over 50 “sound bite” quotes, are two letters from Lincoln, one toUlysses S. Grant and one to General “Fighting Joe” Hooker both offering fascinatinginsights into the way Lincoln thought and how he presented himself. Then theProclamation of Thanksgiving is an interesting look at the origins of an AmericanHoliday. Next, along with the Gettysburg Address, you will find Response to a Serenade –some informal remarks made 4 months before the Gettysburg Address that gives a“preview” of his most famous speech. Finally, you will read Lincoln’s last public addressthat was presented three days before his death and attended by his assassin John WilkesBooth who commented at the time "That is the last speech he will make."Enjoy this compilation of words and wisdom of this important historical figure: “HonestAbe” Lincoln, a man who used his words to hold his divided country together, healed “hisnation’s wounds” and comforted his people in times of heartache and pain. You shouldfind them inspirational, motivational and applicable to your business and personal life. R. Scott Frothingham www.FastForwardIncome.com A Resource for Entrepreneurs, Managers and Sales Professionals Fastforward Your Success with the 5 eBook collection: “>>Success Classics”, “>>Strategy Classics” and the 5 eBook collection: “>>Marketing Classics” from the FFI Store at www.FastForwardIncome.com 3 The Words & Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln © www.FastForwardIncome.com
  4. 4. Quotable Quotes from “Honest Abe”A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have.I do the very best I know how - the very best I can; and I mean to keep on doing so untilthe end.I dont know who my grandfather was; I am much more concerned to know what hisgrandson will be.It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open ones mouth and removeall doubt.I dont like that man. I must get to know him better.Upon the subject of education, not presuming to dictate any plan or system respecting it,I can only say that I view it as the most important subject which we as a people can beengaged in.I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.. You will find The “Words & Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln” inspirational, motivational and applicable to your business and personal life. For the whole book (including the story behind Abe’s famous beard), go to http://www.fastforwardincome.com/Abraham-Lincoln-Words-&-Wisdom.html 4 The Words & Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln © www.FastForwardIncome.com
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