Quotes By Jefferson Davis About Civil war, Hogg Quotes, During Civil War.

Quotes by jefferson Davis

Biography of Jefferson Davis In Brief:

Jefferson Davis was Born on 3 June 1808, in Christian Kentucky.
he was one among the 10 siblings in a military family and later joined the military.

he was assigned to the post of the second lieutenant of the first infantry,
he fought in the war of Blackhawk War of 1831 With his regime.

After Military Davis became a cotton farmer and preparing to have a career as a democrat.
he had a very good talent for delivering speeches and gave many powerful speeches.

in December!845 Davis claimed a seat in Congress which gave him his public attention.
in June 1846 Jefferson Resigned From congress to lead the first regiment for the American-Mexican War. he holds the rank of a Colonel.

In 1847 Jefferson returned to Politics and was appointed as senator of Mississippi.
in politics later he gained many achievements and got many offers.
In 1889 Jefferson died. 

So, Here are some Quotes From Jefferson Davis with Quotes Images:

Jefferson Davis Quotes

    • All we ask is to be let alone.
    • If the Confederacy fails, there should be written on its tombstone: Died of a Theory.
    • The right solemnly proclaimed at the birth of the States, and which has been affirmed and reaffirmed in the bills of rights of the States subsequently admitted into the Union of 1789, undeniably recognizes in the people the power to resume the authority delegated for the purposes of Government.

Jefferson Davis Quotes Civil War

    • God forbid that the day should ever come when to be true to my constituents is to be hostile to the Union.
    • It is not differences of opinion; it is geographical lines, rivers, and mountains which divide State from State, and make different nations of mankind.
Quotes by jefferson Davis

Famous Jefferson Davis Quotes

    • Never be haughty to the humble or humble to the haughty.
    • A people morally and intellectually equal to self-government must also be equal in self-defense.
    • Obstacles may retard, but they cannot long prevent the progress of a movement sanctioned by its justice and sustained by a virtuous people.

Jefferson Davis Hogg Quotes

    • Neither current events nor history shows that the majority rule, or ever did rule.
    • Slavery existed before the formation of this Union. It derived from the Constitution that recognition which it would not have enjoyed without the confederation. If the States had not united together, there would have been no obligation on adjoining States to regard any species of property unknown to themselves.

Jefferson Davis Quotes During the Civil War 

    • I worked night and day for twelve years to prevent the war, but I could not. The North was mad and blind, would not let us govern ourselves, and so the war came.
    • Everyone must understand that, whatever be the evil of slavery, it is not increased by its diffusion. Everyone familiar with it knows that it is in proportion to its sparseness that it becomes less objectionable. Wherever there is an immediate connexion between the master and slave, whatever there is of harshness in the system is diminished.
    • To increase the power, develop the resources and promote the happiness of a Confederacy, it is requisite there should be so much of homogeneity that the welfare of every portion would be the aim of the whole.
    • To one who loves his country in all its parts, it is natural to rejoice in whatever contributes to the prosperity and honor and marks the stability and progress of any portion of its people.

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