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Andrew Jackson
(1767-1845) born on
Mar 15
US president (7th), soldier, lawyer, planter. He was "Old Hickory" and the military hero of the War of 1812; he introduced the spoils system and boosted expansionism.
         
   
F
You are uneasy; you never sailed with me before, I see.

R
Heaven will be no heaven to me if I do not meet my wife there.
A
Americans are not a perfect people, but we are called to a perfect mission.
N
To the victors belong the spoils.
K
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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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: Remark made to an elderly gentleman who was sailing with Jackson; In "Life of Jackson," Vol. iii. p. 493 by Parton.
R: In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994.
A: In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994.
N: In "Best Quotations for All Occasions," by Lewis C. Henry, 1945.
K: In <a href="http://www.cyber-nation.com/cgi-bin/victory/quotations/qlreferral/quotelib.pl?id=10115">The Ultimate Success Quotations Library</a>, 1997.
   


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