Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.

- Abraham Lincoln



Дайте мне шесть часов, чтобы рубить дерево, и я проведу первые четыре, затачивая топор. (Перевод от google)

Дайте мне шесть часов, чтобы срубить дерево, и я потрачу первые четыре заточки топора. (Перевод от яндекс)

Внимание! Так как перевод механический, он может содержать ошибки. Только для ознакомления, как помощь в общем понимании фразы.

“ If I were two-faced, would I be wearing this one? ”

“ The philosophy of the school room in one generation will be the philosophy of government in the next. ”

“ 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. ”

“ At what point then is the approach of danger to be expected? I answer, if it ever reach us, it must spring up amongst us. It cannot come from abroad. If destruction be our lot, we must ourselves be its author and finisher. As a nation of freemen, we must live through all time, or die by suicide. ”

“ Avoid popularity if you would have peace. ”