its quote time…
“Some folks look at me and see a certain swagger, which in Texas is called ‘walking'” – G.W.B.
“You might give some serious thought to thanking your lucky stars you’re in Texas” – Goode Co.
“Texas is a state of mind. Texas is an obsession. Above all, Texas is a nation in every sense of the word” – John Steinbeck
“I must say as to what I have seen of Texas, it is the garden spot of the world, the best land and the best prospects for health I ever saw, and I do believe it is a fortune to any man to come here.” – Davy Crockett
“Texas is the finest portion of the globe that has blessed my vision” – Sam Houston
“Texas is neither southern nor western. Texas is Texas”- Senator William Blakley