"Every diminution of the public burdens arising from taxation gives to individual enterprise increased power and furnishes to all the members of our happy confederacy new motives for patriotic affection and support."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."Andrew Jackson on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."Andrew Jackson on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."Andrew Jackson on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."Andrew Jackson on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."Andrew Jackson on Booker T. Washington
"The duty of government is to leave commerce to its own capital and credit as well as all other branches of business, protecting all in their legal pursuits, granting exclusive privileges to none."
"One man with courage makes a majority."
"The wisdom of man never yet contrived a system of taxation that would operate with perfect equality."
"Fear not, the people may be deluded for a moment, but cannot be corrupted."
"Our government is founded upon the intelligence of the people. I for one do not despair of the republic. I have great confidence in the virtue of the great majority of the people, and I cannot fear the result."