Honor lies in honest toil.
I have considered the pension list of the republic a roll of honor.
It is a condition which confronts us — not a theory.
No man has ever yet been hanged for breaking the spirit of a law.
Officeholders are the agents of the people, not their masters.
The ship of Democracy, which has weathered all storms, may sink through the mutiny of those aboard.
Friday, March 18, 2005
Cleveland on Where Honor Lies
Today is the birthday of Grover Cleveland, the only President (1837-1908) to serve two non-consecutive terms.