Davy Crockett Quote

“There ain't no ticks like poly-ticks. Bloodsuckers all.”

~ Davy Crockett


Ratings and Comments


KS, Queensbury,NY.

A great play on words. It also has an element of Truth which magnifys the impact of the statement.

Warwick, Guam

The dog has got politicians again.

Tom, NYC
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Tom, NYC    4/27/05

Davy Crockett was a great and wise man. He is someone to whom we should all look for inspiration.

Holder, Anderson

Like the Constitution it is as true today as it was back then

angusdhfjksa, Portland

It is an odd quote. But Davy Crockett was a wise man that I respect! =)

helorat, Milton

Great quote. And there is an excellent biographical story of Crocket and his views on welfare which can be found by seaching his name and welfare. He was a wise and Honest man, a rarity in government today.

Anonymous, Reston, VA US

A clever play on words, which does not mean that they speak truth... or have anything at all to do with the constitution or welfare.

Joe, Rochester, MI

...bloodsuckers most!

Mike, Norwalk

I love it.

E Archer, NYC

I could not agree more!

Ken, Allyn, WA

I'm feeling faint these days. There seem to be too many bloodsuckers clamped onto my flesh.

jim k, Austin,Tx

True then and now.

J Carlton, Calgary

He alludes to the parasites that steal from us daily. Honor must be restored to the Republic.

GunnyCee, Durham

It's what DC does to decent people.

Johann Hollar, St Paul, Minnesota

Great words form a great American hero.

Carol, Georgia

True statement with a memorable twist.

Kimo, lahaina

Davy.Daaavy crockett, King of the wild fronteir, ...and in many of us, his sprit lives on.

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