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The Best Life Quotes- All the Presidents Quotes-1

Updated on November 22, 2010

All the Presidents Quotes

Here are my favourite quotes from the American presidents.There is a quote from each president starting with George Washington and ending with the current president, thus creating a list of all the American presidents.

President's Quotes

True freindship is a plant of slow growth and must undergo and withstand the shocks of adversity before it is entitled to the shock of appelation.

George Washington. 1789-1797

I must judge for myself, but how can I judge, how can any man judge, unless his mind has been opened and enlarged by reading.

John Adams. 1797-1801

Philosophy is common sense with big words

James Madison. 1809-1817

It is not the people themselves who make the decisions, but the people they themselves choose to stand in their places.

James Monroe. 1817-1825

Patience and perseverance have a magical effect in which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish

John Quincy Adams. 1825-1829

There is no pleasure in having lots to do; the fun is having lots to do and not doing it.

Andrew Jackson. 1829-1837

As to the presidency, the two happiest days of my life were those of my entrance upon the office and my surrender of it.

Martin Van Buren. 1837-1841

All Quotes and Quotations

I believe, and I say it is true Democratic feeling, that all the measures of the government are directed to the purpose of making the rich richer and the poor poorer.

William H. Harrison. 1841

Patronage is the sword and cannon by which war may be made on the liberty of the human race.

John Tyler. 1841-1845

With me it is exceptionally true that the Presidency is no bed of roses.

James K. Polk. 1845-1849

I have always done my duty. I am ready to die. My only regret is for the friends I leave behind me.

Zachary Taylor.1849-1850

In the discharge of duties my guide will be the constitution,which I  this day swear to preserve, protect and defend


Millard Fillmore. 1850-1853

With the Union my best and dearest earthly hopes are entwined.

Franklin Pierce. 1853-1857

I have seldom met an intelligent person whose views were not narrowed and distorted by religion.

James Buchanan. 1857-1861

All the Presidents Quotes

Look out for part 2 beginning with Abraham Lincoln.

All the presidents Quotes 3


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      Trsmd 6 years ago from India

      very nice collection of quotes and found to be interesting..

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      Howard Schneider 7 years ago from Parsippany, New Jersey

      This is a wonderful collection of quotes. I enjoyed reading them very much. I look forward to your next volume.