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“I would rather fight with my hands than my tongue.”
“... you may imagine me the very shadow of my husband.”
“It is one of my sources of happiness never to desire a knowledge of other people's business.”
Dolley Madison, U.S. first lady
(1768 - 1849)
Full name: Dorothea Payne Todd Madison.