- Notable John C. Calhoun Quotes Index -
Born: March 18, 1782, Abbeville, South Carolina, U.S.
Birth Country: USA
Died: Washington, D.C., U.S., March 31, 1850
Occupation: Former Vice President of the United States
The Government of the absolute majority instead of the Government of the people is but the Government of the strongest interests and when not efficiently checked, it is the most tyrannical and oppressive that can be devised.
- John C. Calhoun
Quotes by John C. Calhoun