James A. Garfield

"I have had many troubles, but the worst of them never came."

Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"History is philosophy teaching by example, and also warning; its two eyes are geography and chronology."

Rating: 6.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The lesson of history is rarely learned by the actors themselves."

Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The chief duty of government is to keep the peace and stand out of the sunshine of the people."

Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)