Sam Houston Quote
As quoted in: Leon A. Harris, The Fine Art of Political Wit (1964)
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsSam Houston
Born: March 2, 1793
Died: July 26, 1863 (aged 70)
Bio: Samuel Sam Houston was a nineteenth-century American statesman, politician, and soldier. He is best known for his leading role in bringing Texas into the United States.
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“there is bound to be a certain amount of trouble running any country if you are president the trouble happens to you but if you are a tyrant you can arrange things so that most of the trouble happens to other people”