Abraham Lincoln – “Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.”

Guote by Abraham Lincoln – “Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.” See more quotes by the 16th president of the United States of America Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln – “…shake off the existing government, and form a new one that suits them better…”

“Any people anywhere, being inclined and having the power, have the right to rise up, and shake off the existing government, and form a new one that suits them better. This is a most valuable – a most sacred right – a right, which we hope and believe, is to liberate the world.”