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Grover Cleveland
(1837-1908) born on
Mar 18
US president (22nd, 24th). He was the only President to be re-elected to two separate terms of office, 1885-89 and 1893-97; he worked to stabilize currency.
         
   
F
Though the people support the government, the government should not support the people.

R
Officeholders are the agents of the people, not their masters.
A
No man has ever yet been hanged for breaking the spirit of a law.
N
The Ship of Democracy, which has weathered all storms, may sink through the mutiny of those on board.
K
He mocks the people who proposes that the government shall protect the rich and that they in turn will care for the laboring poor.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: In his veto of the Texas Seed Bill, 16 Feb 1887.
R: Speech, 14 Jul 1886.
A: In "Peerless Leader," by Hibben.
N: In a letter to Wilson S. Bissell, 15 Feb 1894.
K: In his annual message to Congress, 3 Dec 1988.
   


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