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AP U.S. History Quotes

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1. In all things purely social we can be as separate as fingers - yet one as the hand in all things essential to mutual progress (Atlanta Compromise Speech)






2. We have an illness only gold will cure (speech to Montezuma)






3. John Marshall has made his choice - now let him enforce it






4. America for Americans!






5. you shall not press down upon the brow of labor this crown of thrones - you shall not crucify mankind upon a cross of gold (Dem. nomination)






6. We have made partners of the women in this war. Shall we admit them only a partnership of suffering and sacrifice and toil and not to a partnership of right?






7. In all things purely social we can be as separate as fingers - yet one as the hand in all things essential to mutual progress (Atlanta Compromise Speech)






8. Taxation without representation is tyranny






9. penny saved is a penny earned






10. A house divided against itself cannot stand. I believe this government cannot endure permanently half slave and half free.






11. We hold these truths to be self-evident. That all men and women are created equal -Seneca Falls Convention






12. ON the first day of January in the Year of our Lord - one thousand and eight hundred and sixty three - all persons held as slaves within any state or designated part of a state - the people whereof shall then be in rebellion against the United States






13. Millions for Defense! But not one cent for tribute (XYZ affair)






14. Government - even in its best state - is but a necessary evil; in its worst state - an intolerable one. Government - like dress - is the badge of lost innocence; the palaces of kings are built upon the ruins of the bowers of paradise.






15. Remember the Ladies






16. Whatever makes men good Christians makes them good citizens.






17. Log Cabin and hard Cider - Van Van He's a used up man! - Tippecanoe and Tyler Too! - Polk - 5440 or Fight! Re-annexation of Texas and Re-occupation of Oregon






18. We have an illness only gold will cure (speech to Montezuma)






19. We have made partners of the women in this war. Shall we admit them only a partnership of suffering and sacrifice and toil and not to a partnership of right?






20. Go West - young man - and grow up with the country






21. all we ask is to be let alone






22. Take away the heritage of a people - and they are easily persuaded.






23. I know not what course others may take - but as for me - give me liberty or give me death!






24. I know not what course others may take - but as for me - give me liberty or give me death!






25. For we must consider that we shall be as a City upon a Hill (and that) the eyes of all people are upon us...






26. My paramount object in this struggle is to save the Union - and is not either to save or to destroy slavery -letter






27. We hold these truths to be self-evident. That all men and women are created equal -Seneca Falls Convention






28. penny saved is a penny earned






29. Taxation without representation is tyranny






30. Take away the heritage of a people - and they are easily persuaded.






31. A house divided against itself cannot stand. I believe this government cannot endure permanently half slave and half free.






32. Whatever makes men good Christians makes them good citizens.






33. all we ask is to be let alone






34. He that will not work - shall not eat






35. Vote or Die.






36. Go West - young man - and grow up with the country






37. ...We here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain that this nation - under God - shall have a new birth of freedom; and that gov of the people - by the people - shall not perish from the earth (Gettysburg Address)






38. Free Soil - Free Labor Free Speech - Free Men - and Fremont






39. Millions for Defense! But not one cent for tribute (XYZ affair)






40. Log Cabin and hard Cider - Van Van He's a used up man! - Tippecanoe and Tyler Too! - Polk - 5440 or Fight! Re-annexation of Texas and Re-occupation of Oregon






41. We are all Federalists - we are all Republicans..






42. Remember the Ladies






43. Don't swap horses in the middle of the stream






44. God who gave us life - gave us liberty. And can the liberties of a nation be secure when we have removed the conviction that these liberties are a gift of God? I tremble for my country when I reflect that God is just - and that His justice cannot sle






45. The only goodIndian is a deadIndian






46. For we must consider that we shall be as a City upon a Hill (and that) the eyes of all people are upon us...






47. Don't swap horses in the middle of the stream






48. He that will not work - shall not eat






49. Who is James K. Polk?






50. We are all Federalists - we are all Republicans..