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53 Greatest Quotes About Presidential


I feel incompetent to perform duties... which have been so unexpectedly thrown upon me. Andrew Johnson
We did not come to fear the future. We came here to shape it. Barack Obama
You are a den of vipers and thieves. I intend to rout you out, and by the eternal God, I will rout you out. Andrew Jackson
Words without actions are the assassins of idealism. Herbert Hoover
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not guilty.'. Theodore Roosevelt
But a Constitution of Government once changed from Freedom, can never be restored. Liberty, once lost, is lost forever. John Adams
Wealth can only be accumulated by the earnings of industry and the savings of frugality. John Tyler
The mission of the United States is one of benevolent assimilation. William McKinley
Collecting more taxes than is absolutely necessary is legalized robbery. Calvin Coolidge
Honest conviction is my courage; the Constitution is my guide. Andrew Johnson
[American Communist Party] legally exists in the U.S.A., it nominates its candidates in the elections, including Presidential elections. Joseph Stalin
Perhaps one of the most important accomplishments of my administration has been minding my own business. Calvin Coolidge
We Americans have no commission from God to police the world. Benjamin Harrison
This country cannot afford to be materially rich and spiritually poor. John F. Kennedy
Presidential ambition is a disease that can only be cured by embalming fluid. John McCain
Competition is not only the basis of protection to the consumer, but is the incentive to progress. Herbert Hoover
The less government interferes with private pursuits, the better for general prosperity. Martin Van Buren
We are citizens of the world. The tragedy of our times is that we do not know this. Woodrow Wilson
Every people has a right to choose the sovereignty under which they shall live. Woodrow Wilson
Frequently the more trifling the subject, the more animated and protracted the discussion. Franklin Pierce
It would be judicious to act with magnanimity towards a prostrate foe. Millard Fillmore
Slavery is the great and foul stain upon the North American Union. John Quincy Adams
Your every voter, as surely as your chief magistrate, exercises a public trust. Grover Cleveland
Next to the right of liberty, the right of property is the most important individual right guaranteed by the Constitution . . William Howard Taft
Lincoln had faith in time, and time has justified his faith. Benjamin Harrison
By the time a man gets to be presidential material, he's been bought ten times over. Gore Vidal
Legislation can neither be wise nor just which seeks the welfare of a single interest at the expense and to the injury of many and varied interests. Andrew Johnson
Four-fifths of all our troubles would disappear, if we would only sit down and keep still. Calvin Coolidge
There is nothing stable but Heaven and the Constitution. James Buchanan
No evil can result from its inhibition more pernicious than its toleration. Martin Van Buren
We live in a stage of politics, where legislators seem to regard the passage of laws as much more important than the results of their enforcement. William Howard Taft
While men inhabiting different parts of this vast continent cannot be expected to hold the same opinions, they can unite in a common objective and sustain common principles. Franklin Pierce
A decent and manly examination of the acts of government should not only be tolerated, but encouraged. William Henry Harrison
The budget should be balanced not by more taxes, but by reduction of follies. Herbert Hoover
If the rabble were lopped off at one end and the aristocrats at the other, all would be well with the country. Andrew Johnson
If American democracy is to remain the greatest hope of humanity, it must continue abundantly in the faith of the Bible. Calvin Coolidge
The disfranchisement of a single legal elector by fraud or intimidation is a crime too grave to be regarded lightly. Benjamin Harrison
Decisions made in Washington are more important to us than those made here in Dar es-Salaam. So, maybe my people should be allowed to vote in American presidential elections. Julius Nyerere
During my 2004 presidential campaign, I was fond of saying that it was high time for the Christian right to meet the right Christians. Al Sharpton
Anything is possible for women, including being a presidential nominee. Ciara
I know that human prejudice - especially that growing out of race and religion - is cruelly inveterate and lasting. Grover Cleveland
Repeat mantra: Donuts are not vitamins, donuts are not. William Howard Taft
The fellow has absolutely no principles."Money and gall" is all he has. Barry Goldwater
My greatest trials come through those professing to be near and attached friends, who expect things. Grover Cleveland
He tells so many lies that he convinces himself after a while that he's telling the truth. He just doesn't recognize truth or falsehood. Robert Kennedy
I may be the only person, the only presidential candidate who never carried the state in which he was born. George W. Bush