With me it is exceptionally true that the Presidency is no bed of roses.
Well may the boldest fear and the wisest tremble when incurring responsibilities on which may […]
Under the benignant providence of Almighty God the representatives of the States and of the […]
There is more selfishness and less principle among members of Congress than I had any […]
The world has nothing to fear from military ambition in our Government.
The whole frame of the Federal Constitution proves that the government which it creates was […]
The passion for office among members of Congress is very great, if not absolutely disreputable, […]
The most energetic and prompt measures and the immediate appearance in arms of a large […]
Peace, plenty, and contentment reign throughout our borders, and our beloved country presents a sublime […]
Our relations with the various Indian tribes continue to be of a pacific character.