Heaven knows that I have done all that a mortal could do, to save the people, and the failure was not my fault, but the fault of others.Davy Crockett
I have always supported measures and principles and not men.Davy Crockett
If one man in the country could take all the money, what was the use of passing any bills about it?Davy Crockett
The enemy fought with savage fury, and met death with all its horrors, without shrinking or complaining: not one asked to be spared, but fought as long as they could stand or sit.Davy Crockett
The party in power, like Jonah's gourd, grew up quickly, and will quickly fall.Davy Crockett
We have the right as individuals to give away as much of our own money as we please in charity but as members of Congress we have no right to appropriate a dollar of the public money.Davy Crockett
We must not permit our respect for the dead or our sympathy for the living to lead us into an act of injustice to the balance of the living.Davy Crockett
was a famous American politician and a folk hero,
who was born on
August 17, 1786. As a person born on this date, Davy Crockett is listed in our database as the 10th
most popular celebrity for the day (August 17).
People born on August 17
fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion.
Davy Crockett is the 219th most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to Davy Crockett's birthday, Davy Crockett is the 1487th most famous American.
In general, Davy Crockett ranks as the 2525th
most popular famous person, and the 35th most popular politician of all time.
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