16th U.S. president; b. 1809; d. 1865
Aphorisms Attributed to This Aphorist
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves.
The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time.
The shepherd drives the wolf from the sheep's throat, for which the sheep thanks the shepherd as his liberator, while the wolf denounces him for the same act as the destroyer of liberty.
If I were two-faced, would I be wearing this one?