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Andrew Jackson Quotes

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.
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Andrew Jackson
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
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Andrew Jackson
To the victors belong the spoils.
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It is to be regretted that the rich and powerful too often bend the acts of government to their own selfish purposes.
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Andrew Jackson
Take time to deliberate; but when the time for action arrives, stop thinking and go in.
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One man with courage makes a majority.
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It is a damn poor mind indeed which can't think of at least two ways to spell any word.
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Any man worth his salt will stick up for what he believes right, but it takes a slightly better man to acknowledge instantly and without reservation that he is in error
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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 defence and is conscious that he gains protection while he gives it.
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Andrew Jackson
Heaven will be no heaven to me if I do not meet my wife there.
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Andrew Jackson
Never take counsel of your fears.
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There are no necessary evils in government. Its evils exist only in its abuses.
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Andrew Jackson
No one need think that the world can be ruled without blood. The civil sword shall and must be red and bloody.
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The wisdom of man never yet contrived a system of taxation that would operate with perfect equality.
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Peace, above all things, is to be desired, but blood must sometimes be spilled to obtain it on equable and lasting terms
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That book [Bible], sir, is the rock on which our republic rests.
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Andrew Jackson
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.
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Andrew Jackson
I have always been afraid of banks.
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The individual who refuses to defend his rights when called by his government deserves to be a slave, and must be punished as an enemy of his country and a friend to her foe
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Andrew Jackson
What good man would prefer a country covered with forests and ranged by a few thousand savages to our extensive Republic, studded with cities, towns, and prosperous farms, embellished with all the improvements which art can devise or industry execute
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#Country