Quotes by John Tyler

John Tyler was the tenth president of the United States from 1841 to 1845 after briefly serving as the tenth vice president in 1841; he was elected to the latter office on the 1840 Whig ticket with President William Henry Harrison. Tyler ascended to the presidency after Harrison's death in April 1841, only a month after the start of the new administration.

John Tyler belongs to the following category: US Presidents

Quotes by John Tyler

Everything dependent on human action is liable to abuse.

HumanityJohn Tyler
 
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Popularity, I have always thought, may aptly be compared to a coquette - the more you woo her, the more apt is she to elude your embrace.

Popularity, SeductionJohn Tyler, 18 December 1816
 
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I can never consent to being dictated to.

John Tyler
 
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