12 Dolley Madison Quotes from Former First Lady of the US

Dolley Madison was the wife of the fourth President of the United States, James Madison.


Top 5 Dolley Madison Quotes


Disaffection stalks around us. ~ Dolley Madison.


I assume that you would not desire your wife the role of partisan. ~ Dolley Madison.


When I shall again write to you, or where I shall be tomorrow, I cannot tell. ~ Dolley Madison.


I have always been an advocate of fighting when assailed. ~ Dolley Madison.


It is done… the precious portrait placed in the hands of the gentlemen for safe keeping. ~ Dolley Madison.

Best Dolley Madison Quotes

At this late hour a wagon has been procured, and I have had it filled with plate and the most valuable portable articles, belonging to the house. ~ Dolley Madison.

I am accordingly ready; I have pressed as many Cabinet papers into trunks as to fill one carriage; our private property must be sacrificed, as it is impossible to procure wagons for its transportation. ~ Dolley Madison.


Two messengers covered with dust come to bid me fly, but I wait for him. ~ Dolley Madison.


Our private property must be sacrificed. ~ Dolley Madison.

And now, dear sister, I must leave this house or the retreating army will make me a prisoner in it by filling up the road I am directed to take. ~ Dolley Madison.

It is one of my sources of happiness never to desire a knowledge of other people’s business. ~ Dolley Madison.

So these were the 12 top quotes about Dolley Madison.

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