"Govern wisely, and as little as possible." - Sam Houston, first President of the Republic of Texas

"Govern wisely, and as little as possible." - Sam Houston, first President of the Republic of Texas

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Sam Houston, 1848  One of the most colorful and controversial figures in Texas history, Sam Houston was born in Virginia on March 2, 1793. He spent much of his youth, however, in the mountains of Tennessee. There, young Houston became acquainted with the Cherokee Indians, and he spent much time with them, an activity which he much preferred over studies or working on the farm.

Sam Houston, 1848 One of the most colorful and controversial figures in Texas history, Sam Houston was born in Virginia on March 2, 1793. He spent much of his youth, however, in the mountains of Tennessee. There, young Houston became acquainted with the Cherokee Indians, and he spent much time with them, an activity which he much preferred over studies or working on the farm.

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Sam Houston, first grade, historical figures

Sam Houston, first grade, historical figures

Sam Houston 1793-1863, first President of the Republic of Texas after defeating Mexico at San Jacinto.

Sam Houston 1793-1863, first President of the Republic of Texas after defeating Mexico at San Jacinto.

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15 great hiking spots in The Lone Star State - 1) Sam Houston National Forest

15 great hiking spots in The Lone Star State - 1) Sam Houston National Forest

The world's tallest statue of an American hero -- Sam Houston.  The 67-ft. tall (plus 10-ft. base) statue is named "A Tribute to Courage." Located in Huntsville, TX.

The world's tallest statue of an American hero -- Sam Houston. The 67-ft. tall (plus 10-ft. base) statue is named "A Tribute to Courage." Located in Huntsville, TX.

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Sam Houston Project

Sam Houston Project

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Sam Houston's speech to his men before the Battle of San Jacinto. http://samhoustonmemorialmuseum.com/history/quotes.html

Sam Houston's speech to his men before the Battle of San Jacinto. http://samhoustonmemorialmuseum.com/history/quotes.html

Official home of Sam Houston: President's residence, 1837

Official home of Sam Houston: President's residence, 1837

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Texas Sign "Texas can make it..." Sam Houston Quote

Texas Sign "Texas can make it..." Sam Houston Quote

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