Elihu Root

Elihu Root

American lawyer, statesman and public figure, the winner of the Nobel Peace Prize (1912) for his contribution to the development of the institute of international mediation.
Secretary of War Stanton used to get out of patience with Lincoln because he was all the time pardoning men who ought to be shot. /secretary/ Elihu Root quotes

Quotes of the month

Anatoly Yurkin The subject is the result of alienation. (Anatoly Yurkin) [02/15/2020 09:02:14] More


Anatoly Yurkin Alienation is the hard work of being. (Anatoly Yurkin) [02/07/2020 02:02:44] More


Anatoly Yurkin Not every zest turns out to be a cherry on the cake. (Anatoly Yurkin) [01/20/2020 04:01:38] More


Anatoly Yurkin Property is a guiding thread on the route from the objective labyrinth of existence to the freedom to be through alienation. (Anatoly Yurkin) [01/26/2020 01:01:51] More


Author Unknown In China, the phrase "I sneezed at you" is equivalent to an attempted murder. [01/27/2020 09:01:30] More