Andrew Jackson Downing quotes

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All the historians are Harvard people. It just isn't fair. Poor old Hoover from West Branch, Iowa, had no chance with that crowd; ...
Unless you become more watchful in your states and check the spirit of monopoly and thirst for exclusive privileges you will in th ...
I trust in due time to ... lay the perfidy, meanness, and wickedness of [Henry] Clay naked before the American people. I have late ...
If they [Mexicans] touch the hair of the head of one of our citizens, tell him [Commodore Dallas] to batter down and destroy their ...
When a man's feeling and character are injured, he ought to seek a speedy redress.... My character you have injured, and further y ...
Every diminution of the public burdens arising from taxation gives to individual enterprise increased power and furnishes to all t ...
The President is the direct representative of the American people ... [and is] elected by the people and responsible to them.
If the Union is once severed, the line of separation will grow wider and wider, and the controversies which are now debated and se ...
Disunion by force is treason.
In a country where offices are created solely for the benefit of the people no one man has any more intrinsic right to official st ...
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