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American History In Quotations

Can you guess who said these famous words?


Quiz ID:#7469
Fun:*** (2.81)
Difficulty:** (1.19)
Category:History > United States
Created By:bRIN


#1   What president was eulogized as, "First in war, first in peace, and first in the hearts of his countrymen"?

#2   Which President is responsible for these words? "Whenever I hear any one arguing for slavery I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally."

#3   Which president said this? "Its soul, its climate, its equality, liberty, laws, people, and manners. My god! how little do my countrymen know what precious blessings they are in possession of, and which no other people on earth enjoy!"

#4   Who is quoted here? "We must all hang together, or assuredly we shall all hang separately."

#5   Which president made this line famous? "Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far."

#6   Whose legendary last words were, "I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country"?

#7   What legendary Naval Captain is quoted as saying, "I have not yet begun to fight"?

#8   "Is life so dear, or peace so sweet, as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God! I know not what course others may take; but as for me, give me liberty or give me death!" Whose famous words are these?

#9   "Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall!" Who made this challenge?

#10   What astronaut uttered these famous words? "Houston, Tranquility Base here. The Eagle has landed."




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