President Grover Cleveland Quotes

Stephen Grover Cleveland (March 18, 1837 – June 24, 1908) was an American lawyer and politician who served as the 22nd and 24th president of the United States from 1885 to 1889 and from 1893 to 1897. Cleveland is the only president in American history to serve two non-consecutive terms in office

Here are some quotes from President Grover Cleveland;

Men and times change-but principles-never.

In calm water every ship has a good captain.

Though the people support the government; the government should not support the people.

A government for the people must depend for its success on the intelligence, the morality, the justice, and the interest of the people themselves.

The ship of Democracy, which has weathered all storms, may sink through the mutiny of those aboard.

If it takes the entire army and navy to deliver a postal card in Chicago, that card will be delivered.

Though the people support the government; the government should not support the people.

These are days of special perplexity and depression, and the path of public duty is unusually rugged.

It is no credit to me to do right. I am never under any temptation to do wrong!

I am President of all the people, good, bad, or indifferent, and as long as my opinions are known, ought perhaps to keep myself out of their squabbles.

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