Andrew Jackson Quotes (90 quotes)
“The wisdom of man never yet contrived a system of taxation that would operate with perfect equality.”
Proclamation Regarding Nullification (10 December 1832).
“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 friend to her foe.”
Proclamation to the people of Louisiana from Mobile (21 September 1814).
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsAndrew Jackson
Born: March 15, 1767
Died: June 8, 1845 (aged 78)
Bio: Andrew Jackson was the seventh President of the United States. Based in frontier Tennessee, Jackson was a politician and army general who defeated the Creek Indians at the Battle of Horseshoe Bend, and the British at the Battle of New Orleans.
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“Poverty is uncomfortable, as I can testify; but nine times out of ten the best thing that can happen to a young man is to be tossed overboard and compelled to sink or swim for himself.”