Quotes: Andrew Jackson

"When the 1828 election rolled around, a lot of people were terrified when they heard Andrew 'Old Hickory' Jackson was running. If you're wondering how a guy we're calling a bad ass got such a lame nickname, it's because he used to carry a hickory cane around and beat people senseless with it, and if you're wondering why he did that, it's because he was a fucking lunatic."note 

"Andrew Jackson, the seventh president of the United States was a hard partying, hard fighting, hard crazy, ugly, ugly son of a bitch who took the highest office in the land because he felt like it. What were you gonna do? Stop him? I'd like to see you try ..."