Daniel Boone

Daniel Boone

Stories about Daniel Boone

Favorite Quotes Attributed to Daniel Boone

    "I can't say as ever I was lost, but I was bewildered once for three days."

    —Daniel Boone

    Faragher, John Mack. Daniel Boone: The Life and Legend of an American Pioneer. New York: Holt, 1992; ISBN 0-8050-1603-1. The standard scholarly biography, examines both the history and the folklore. p. 65.

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    "Many heroic actions and chivalrous adventures are related of me which exist only in the regions of fancy. With me the world has taken great liberties, and yet I have been but a common man."

    —Daniel Boone

    Faragher, John Mack. Daniel Boone: The Life and Legend of an American Pioneer. New York: Holt, 1992; ISBN 0-8050-1603-1. The standard scholarly biography, examines both the history and the folklore. p. 302.

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    From "The Wars of Kentucke" by Daniel Boone:

    "My footsteps have been marked with blood. Two darling sons and a brother have I lost by savage hands. What thanks, what ardent and censeless thanks are due to that all superintending Providence which has turned a cruel war into peace. May the same Almighty Goodness banish the accursed monster, War, from all lands"

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