More From Buffalo Bill
- "My mother’s sympathies were strongly with the Union. She knew that war was bound to come, but so confident was she in the strength of the Federal Government that she devoutly believed that the struggle could not last longer than six months at the utmost."
- "With the help of a friend I got father into a wagon, when the crowd had gone. I held his head in my lap during the ride home. I believed he was mortally wounded. He had been stabbed down through the kidneys, leaving an ugly wound."
- "I thought I was benefiting the Indians as well as the government, by taking them all over the United States, and giving them a correct idea of the customs, life, etc., of the pale faces, so that when they returned to their people they could make known all they had seen."
More In Death
- "Death comes to all, but great achievements build a monument which shall endure until the sun grows cold."― Ralph Waldo Emerson
- "And as long as you’re subject to birth and death, you’ll never attain enlightenment."― Bodhidharma
- "Monarchs ought to put to death the authors and instigators of war, as their sworn enemies and as dangers to their states."― Elizabeth I