Andrew Jackson

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Andrew Jackson

Andrew Jackson

One man with courage makes a majority.More Andrew Jackson [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The wisdom of man never yet contrived a system of taxation that would operate with perfect equality.More Andrew Jackson [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Take time to deliberate; but when the time for action arrives, stop thinking and go in.More Andrew Jackson [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
You must pay the price if you wish to secure the blessing.More Andrew Jackson [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Heaven will be no heaven to me if I do not meet my wife there.More Andrew Jackson [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Never take counsel of your fears.More Andrew Jackson [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
As long as our government is administered for the good of the people, and is regulated by their will; as long as it secures to us the rights of persons and of property, liberty of conscience and of the press, it will be worth defending.More Andrew Jackson [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
There are no necessary evils in government. Its evils exist only in its abuses.More Andrew Jackson [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Americans are not a perfect people, but we are called to a perfect mission.More Andrew Jackson [07/07/2011 09:07:11]
Democracy shows not only its power in reforming governments, but in regenerating a race of men and this is the greatest blessing of free governments.More Andrew Jackson [07/07/2011 09:07:30]
Disunion by force is treason.More Andrew Jackson [07/07/2011 09:07:37]
Elevate those guns a little lower.More Andrew Jackson [07/07/2011 09:07:44]
Every diminution of the public burdens arising from taxation gives to individual enterprise increased power and furnishes to all the members of our happy confederacy new motives for patriotic affection and support.More Andrew Jackson [07/07/2011 09:07:51]
Fear not, the people may be deluded for a moment, but cannot be corrupted.More Andrew Jackson [07/07/2011 09:07:04]
I am a Senator against my wishes and feelings, which I regret more than any other of my life.More Andrew Jackson [07/07/2011 09:07:20]
I cannot consent that my mortal body shall be laid in a repository prepared for an Emperor or a King my republican feelings and principles forbid it the simplicity of our system of government forbids it.More Andrew Jackson [07/07/2011 09:07:28]
I feel in the depths of my soul that it is the highest, most sacred, and most irreversible part of my obligation to preserve the union of these states, although it may cost me my life.More Andrew Jackson [07/07/2011 09:07:35]
I have always been afraid of banks.More Andrew Jackson [07/07/2011 09:07:48]
I weep for the liberty of my country when I see at this early day of its successful experiment that corruption has been imputed to many members of the House of Representatives, and the rights of the people have been bartered for promises of office.More Andrew Jackson [07/07/2011 09:07:56]
I've got big shoes to fill. This is my chance to do something. I have to seize the moment.More Andrew Jackson [07/07/2011 09:07:10]
If the Union is once severed, the line of separation will grow wider and wider, and the controversies which are now debated and settled in the halls of legislation will then be tried in fields of battle and determined by the sword.More Andrew Jackson [07/07/2011 09:07:19]
In England the judges should have independence to protect the people against the crown. Here the judges should not be independent of the people, but be appointed for not more than seven years. The people would always re-elect the good judges.More Andrew Jackson [07/07/2011 09:07:27]
It is a damn poor mind indeed which can't think of at least two ways to spell any word.More Andrew Jackson [07/07/2011 09:07:40]
It is to be regretted that the rich and powerful too often bend the acts of government to their own selfish purposes.More Andrew Jackson [07/07/2011 09:07:47]
Nullification means insurrection and war; and the other states have a right to put it down.More Andrew Jackson [07/07/2011 10:07:41]

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