Andrew Jackson Quotes

Most popular Andrew Jackson Quotes

One man with courage makes a majority.

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You must pay the price if you wish to secure the blessing.
— Andrew Jackson
It is a damned poor mind indeed that can't think of at least two ways of spelling any word.
— Andrew Jackson

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The wisdom of man never yet contrived a system of taxation that would operate with perfect equality.
— Andrew Jackson

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It is to be regretted that the rich and powerful too often bend the acts of government to their selfish purposes.
— Andrew Jackson
Peace, above all things, is to be desired, but blood must sometimes be spilled to obtain it on equable and lasting terms.
— Andrew Jackson
The brave man inattentive to his duty, is worth little more to his country than the coward who deserts in the hour of danger.
— Andrew Jackson
Every good citizen makes his country's honor his own, and cherishes it not only as precious but as sacred. He is willing to risk his life in its defense and is conscious that he gains protection while he gives it.