John Tyler Quotes: The Man behind the Words
The selection of short John Tyler Quotes reflect the personality of the man behind the words. The famous nickname of John Tyler was 'His Accidency' in a reference to his unexpected elevation to the Presidency by the death of his predecessor, William Harrison. The character and personality of this famous President is described as being charming, elegant man with courteous manners. He was shy and uncomfortable with the working class with whom he had nothing in common.
"Wealth can only be accumulated by the earnings of industry
and the savings of frugality."
John Tyler Quotes
John Tyler was the 10th President of the United States of America who served in office from April 4, 1841 to March 4, 1845. Learn about the man, his leadership and his presidency from his famous quotes. The list of John Tyler Quotes provides a unique insight of his personality and his presidency.
Famous John Tyler Quotes
The selection of short John Tyler Quotes starts with the following famous quote by the president.
"Popularity, I have always thought, may aptly be compared to a coquette
-- the more you woo her, the more apt is she to elude your embrace."
John Tyler Quotes
The following quote file format provides a fast overview of short, famous John Tyler quotes and sayings of this famous President of the United States. John Tyler quotes and quotations that reflect the views, thoughts and character of this famous US President.
|John Tyler Quotes|
|"I can never consent to being dictated to."|
|"Let it be henceforth proclaimed to the world that man's conscience was created free; that he is no longer accountable to his fellow man for his religious opinions, being responsible."|
|"If we find ourselves increasing beyond example in numbers, in strength, in wealth, in knowledge, in everything which promotes human and social happiness, let us ever remember our dependence for all these on the protection and merciful dispensations of Divine Providence."|
|"So far as it depends on the course of this government, our relations of good will and friendship will be sedulously cultivated with all nations."|
|"The great truth that government was made for the people and not the people for government has already been established in the practice and by the example of these United States, and we can do no other than contemplate its further exemplification by a sister republic with the deepest interest."|
|"...the greatest evil which we have to encounter is a surplus of production beyond the home demand..."|
|"Everything dependent on human action is liable to abuse."|
|"Patronage is the sword and cannon by which war may be made on the liberty of the human race."|
|"If the tide of defamation and abuse shall turn, and my administration come to be praised, future Vice-Presidents who may succeed to the Presidency may feel some slight encouragement to pursue an independent course."|
|"It was hard graft all the way and a good result in the end."|
|Short, Famous John Tyler Quotes|
John Tyler Quotes
The John Tyler Quotes and short, famous sayings provides interesting information about the 10th President of the United States.
John Tyler Quotes - President John Tyler Video
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