Andrew Jackson
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"American Revolutionary War"Battle of Hobkirk's Hill"Creek War"Battle of TalladegaBattles of Emuckfaw and Enotachopo CreekBattle of Horseshoe Bend (1814)/Battle of Horseshoe Bend"War of 1812"Battle of Pensacola (1814)/Battle of PensacolaBattle of New Orleans"First Seminole War""Conquest of Florida"Fort Gadsden/Battle of Fort NegroFort Barrancas/Siege of Fort Barrancas

/awards = Thanks of Congress


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Never take counsel of your fears.

It is to be regretted that the rich and powerful too often bend the acts of government to their own selfish purposes.

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.

Heaven will be no heaven to me if I do not meet my wife there.

One man with courage makes a majority.

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.

The great can protect themselves, but the poor and humble require the arm and shield of the law.

It is a damn poor mind indeed which can't think of at least two ways to spell any word.

There are no necessary evils in government. Its evils exist only in its abuses.

No one need think that the world can be ruled without blood. The civil sword shall and must be red and bloody.

Justice Marshall has made his decision. Let him enforce it.