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Q: Which president said to the victor belongs the spoils?
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Who said to the victor belongs the spoils?

Senator William L. Marcy, 1832

Who said to the victor goes the spoils'?

The original quotation was "to the victor belong the spoils" and was said by American Senator William L. Marcy, justifying the incredibly corrupt policies of President Andrew Jackson.

What is the source of the quotation to the victor belong the spoils?

"To the victor belongs the spoils" is the famous quote by New York Senator William Learned Marcy (1786-1857), recited in the U. S. Senate, 25 January 1832. The "spoils system" became popularly used after the speech.

Who wrote 'to the victor goes the spoils'?

Senator William Marcy said it in 1831 or 1832.

Who said To the victor belongs the spoils before Senator William L Marcy?

Publius Ovidius Naso (20 March 43 BC - AD 17/18)This fellow normally attributed with saying this for the first time (Marcy, a politician in the 1840's or so) merely knew a bit of Roman history.Ovid, as he was called was a poet who said more than a few sayings that continue with us.

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