Texas, to be respected must be polite. Santa Anna living, can be of incalculable benefit to Texas; Santa Anna dead,… (read more)
Whether his policy was right or wrong, he built up the glory of the nation.
A leader is someone who helps improve the lives of other people or improve the system they live under.
All new states are invested, more or less, by a class of noisy, second-rate men who are always in favor… (read more)
I am aware that in presenting myself as the advocate of the Indians and their rights, I shall stand very… (read more)
I would give no thought of what the world might say of me, if I could only transmit to posterity… (read more)
I would not be gotten into a schoolhouse until I was eight years old. Nor did I accomplish much after… (read more)
In the name of the constitution of Texas, which has been trampled upon, I refuse to take this oath. I… (read more)