Andrew Jackson Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Andrew Jackson quotes, Andrew Jackson sayings, and Andrew Jackson proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Take time to deliberate; but when the time for action arrives, stop thinking and go in. Andrew Jackson
Every good citizen makes his country's honor his own, and cherishes it not only as precious but as sacred. He is willing to risk his life in its defense and its conscious that he gains protection while he gives it. Andrew Jackson
Freemasonry is an institution calculated to benefit mankind. Andrew Jackson
There is no pleasure in having nothing to do; the fun is having lots to do and not doing it. Andrew Jackson
The great can protect themselves, but the poor and humble require the arm and shield of the law. Andrew Jackson
The great can protect themselves, but the poor and humble require the arm and shield of the law. Andrew Jackson
Every good citizen makes his country's honor his own, and cherishes it not only as precious but as sacred. He is willing to risk his life in its defence and is conscious that he gains protection while he gives it. Andrew Jackson
Mischief springs from the power which the moneyed interest derives from a paper currency which they are able to control, from the multitude of corporations with exclusive privileges which are employed altogether for their benefit. Andrew Jackson
It is a damned poor mind indeed that can't think of at least two ways of spelling any word. Andrew Jackson
Live within your means, never be in debt, and by husbanding your money you can always lay it out well. But when you get in debt you become a slave. Therefore I say to you never involve yourself in debt, and become no man's surety. Andrew Jackson
It is to be regretted that the rich and powerful too often bend the acts of government to their own selfish purposes. Andrew Jackson
One man with courage makes a majority. Andrew Jackson
I have always been afraid of banks. Andrew Jackson
If Congress has the right under the constitution to issue paper money, it was given them to be used by themselves, not to be delegated to individuals or corporations. Andrew Jackson
One man with courage makes a majority. Andrew Jackson
Your right to swing your fist ends where my nose begins. Andrew Jackson
You are a den of vipers and thieves. I intend to rout you out, and by the grace of the eternal God, I will rout you out. Andrew Jackson
Every good citizen makes his country's honor his own, and cherishes it not only as precious but as sacred. Andrew Jackson
If the union is once severed, the line of separation will grow wider and wider, and the controversies which are now debated and settled in the halls of legislation will then be tried in field of battle and determined by the sword. Andrew Jackson
As long as our government is administered for the good of the people, and is regulated by their will; as long as it secures is the rights of persons and of property, liberty of conscience and of the press, it will be worth defending. Andrew Jackson
The brave man inattentive of his duty, is worth little more to his country than the coward who deserts in the hour of danger. Andrew Jackson
One man with courage makes a majority. Andrew Jackson
Freemasonry is an ancient and respectable institution, embracing individuals of every nation, of every religion, and of every condition in life. Wealth, power and talents are not necessary to the person of a Freemason. An unblemished character and a virtuous conduct are the only qualifications for admission into the Order. Andrew Jackson
There is no pleasure in having nothing to do; the fun is having lots to do and not doing it. Andrew Jackson