James Buchanan - Quotes

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The test of leadership is not to put greatness into humanity, but to elicit it, for the greatness is already there.

The test of leadership is not to put greatness into humanity, but to elicit it, for the greatness is already there.

What is right and what is practicable are two different things. ---->>>

If you are as happy in entering the White House as I shall feel on returning to Wheatland, you are a happy man indeed. ---->>>

I like the noise of democracy. ---->>>

The ballot box is the surest arbiter of disputes among free men. ---->>>

To avoid entangling alliances has been a maxim of our policy ever since the days of Washington, and its wisdom no one will attempt to dispute. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: April 23, 1791
Birthplace:
Die: June 1, 1868
Occupation: President
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James Buchanan, Jr. (; April 23, 1791 – June 1, 1868) was the 15th President of the United States (1857–61), serving immediately prior to the American Civil War. He is the only president from Pennsylvania, the only president to remain a lifelong bachelor, and the last president born in the 18th century (wikipedia)