polk quotes - 5 of
Yet in spite of all they sang in praise of their "Eliza's reign," we have evidence that poets may be born and sing in our day, in
The battle which I witnessed took place in the Presidency of Polk, five years before the passage of Webster's Fugitive-Slave Bill.
The hydra of corruption is only scotched, not dead. An investigation kills and it and its supporters dead. Let this be had.
War is a blessing compared with national degradation.
To be President of the United States, sir, is to act as advocate for a blind, venomous, and ungrateful client; still, one must mak
The Columbia World of Quotations © 1996, Columbia University Press.
Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. Except as otherwise permitted by written agreement, the following are prohibited: copying substantial portions or the entirety of the work in machine readable form, making multiple printouts thereof, and other uses of the work inconsistent with U.S. and applicable foreign copyright and related laws.
2015 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.