"Abraham Lincoln" was the List of Presidents of the United States/16th President of the United States, serving from March 1861 until Assassination of Abraham Lincoln/his assassination in April 1865. Lincoln led the United States through its American Civil War/Civil War—its bloodiest war and its greatest moral, constitutional and political crisis. In doing so, he preserved the Union (American Civil War)/Union, abolished slavery, strengthened the federal government, and modernized the economy.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous presidents! More Abraham Lincoln on Wikipedia.
But, in a larger sense, we can not dedicate -- we can not consecrate -- we can not hallow -- this ground. The brave men, living and dead, who struggled here, have consecrated it, far above our poor power to add or detract. The world will little note, nor long remember what we say here, but it can never forget what they did here.Abraham Lincoln