Martin Van Buren Quotes

“As to the presidency, the two happiest days of my life were those of my entrance upon the office and my surrender of it.”

Martin Van Buren

“It is easier to do a job right than to explain why you didn't.”

Martin Van Buren

“The government should not be guided by temporary excitement, but by sober second thought.”

Martin Van Buren

“The less government interferes with private pursuits, the better for general prosperity.”

Martin Van Buren

“The second, sober thought of the people is seldom wrong, and always efficient.”

Martin Van Buren