After eight years as President "I have only two regrets: that I have not shot Henry Clay or hanged John C. Calhoun."--1837--
Andrew Jackson (Calhoun was his Vice-President and Clay a former Secretary of State)
"They said: 'We were standing on the track, waiting for the train. The train came, and suddenly someone jumped out with an ax, hit the people.
'There was blood everywhere. I have experienced a lot, but I have never experienced it.'