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15 Great Texas Quotes



I humble myself before God and there the list ends.
General Sam Houston

Texas is a state of mind. Texas is an obsession. Above all, Texas is a nation in every sense of the word. And there’s an opening convey of generalities. A Texan outside of Texas is a foreigner.
JOHN STEINBECK

Texas is neither southern nor western. Texas is Texas 
SENATOR WILLIAM BLAKLEY

Texas is the finest portion of the globe that has blessed my vision 
SAM HOUSTON

For a few precious moments.....I am back in Old Texas, under a high sky, where all 
things are again possible and the wind blows free.
LARRY KING  

If a man's from Texas, he'll tell you. If he's not, why embarrass him by asking?
JOHN GUNTHER

Some folks look at me and see a certain swagger, which in Texas is called "walking."
GEORGE W. BUSH

You may all go to hell, and I will go to Texas. 
DAVY CROCKETT

The enemy never sees the backs of my Texans!
GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE

Football is to Texas what religion is to a priest.
COACH TOM LANDRY

I'd rather be a fencepost in Texas, than the king of Tennessee.
CHRIS WALL

Like most passionate nations, Texas has its own history based on, but not limited by, facts. 
JOHN STEINBECK

Govern wisely, and as little as possible.
SAM HOUSTON

Sectional football games have the glory and the despair of war, and when a Texas team takes the field against a foreign state, it is an army with banners. 
JOHN STEINBECK

Nor is it the habit of Texans to look back. We have tradition of looking forward and not looking back to see where we have been or who is following us.
PRESIDENT LYNDON JOHNSON

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