American general and politician
Ulysses S. Grant Rank
Ulysses S. Grant Rank
About Ulysses S. Grant
Ulysses S. Grant was the 18th President of the United States of America.
Before becoming US President, Ulysses S. Grant was Commanding General under Lincoln during the American Civil War. During his time, he was an opponent of Andrew Johnson. Andrew Johnson was against Grant's implementation of Congressional Reconstruction. Grant influenced social and political change by pushing to get rid of Confederate symbols. He also defended African-American citizenship. Though his presidency was mostly successful, there is controversy over the fact that Grant protected corrupt friends. When the US went into a depression in Grant's second term, he lost public favor.
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Famous quotes by Ulysses S. Grant
Although a soldier by profession, I have never felt any sort of fondness for war, and I have never advocated it, except as a means of peace.Ulysses S. Grant
Hold fast to the Bible. To the influence of this Book we are indebted for all the progress made in true civilization and to this we must look as our guide in the future.Ulysses S. Grant
I have made it a rule of my life to trust a man long after other people gave him up, but I don't see how I can ever trust any human being again.Ulysses S. Grant
I have never advocated war except as a means of peace.Ulysses S. Grant
If men make war in slavish obedience to rules, they will fail.Ulysses S. Grant
In every battle there comes a time when both sides consider themselves beaten, then he who continues the attack wins.Ulysses S. Grant
Labor disgraces no man unfortunately, you occasionally find men who disgrace labor.Ulysses S. Grant
Leave the matter of religion to the family altar, the church, and the private school, supported entirely by private contributions. Keep the church and state forever separate.Ulysses S. Grant
Let us have peace.Ulysses S. Grant
The art of war is simple enough. Find out where your enemy is. Get at him as soon as you can. Strike him as hard as you can, and keep moving on.Ulysses S. Grant
The friend in my adversity I shall always cherish most. I can better trust those who helped to relieve the gloom of my dark hours than those who are so ready to enjoy with me the sunshine of my prosperity.Ulysses S. Grant
Ulysses S. Grant's Popularity
Ulysses S. Grant was a famous American general and politician, who was born on April 27, 1822. As a person born on this date, Ulysses S. Grant is listed in our database as the 2nd most popular celebrity for the day (April 27) and the 2nd most popular for the year (1822).
People born on April 27 fall under the Zodiac sign of Taurus, the Bull. Ulysses S. Grant is the 89th most popular Taurus.
Aside from information specific to Ulysses S. Grant's birthday, Ulysses S. Grant is the 700th most famous American.
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