Rutherford Hayes

Rutherford Hayes

19th US President
For character, to prepare for the inevitable I recommend selections from [Ralph Waldo] Emerson. His writings have done for me far more than all other reading.More Rutherford Hayes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
To vote is like the payment of a debt, a duty never to be neglected, if its performance is possible.More Rutherford Hayes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Must swear off from swearing. Bad habit.More Rutherford Hayes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
My only objection to the arrangements there is the two-in-a-bed system. It is bad.... But let your words and conduct be perfectlypure--such as your mother might know without bringing a blush to your cheek.... If not already mentioned, do not tell your mother of the doubling in bed.More Rutherford Hayes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
One of the tests of the civilization of people is the treatment of its criminals.More Rutherford Hayes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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