Chester A. Arthur - Quotes

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The extravagant expenditure of public money is an evil not to be measured by the value of that money to the people who are taxed for it. ---->>>

The health of the people is of supreme importance. All measures looking to their protection against the spread of contagious diseases and to the increase of our sanitary knowledge for such purposes deserve attention of Congress. ---->>>

Men may die, but the fabrics of free institutions remains unshaken.

Men may die, but the fabrics of free institutions remains unshaken.

I may be president of the United States, but my private life is nobody's damned business. ---->>>

The countries of the American continent and the adjacent islands are for the United States the natural marts of supply and demand. ---->>>

It is provided by the Constitution that the President shall from time to time give to the Congress information of the state of the Union and recommend to their consideration such measures as he shall judge necessary and expedient. ---->>>

As is natural with contiguous states having like institutions and like aims of advancement and development, the friendship of the United States and Mexico has been constantly maintained. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: October 5, 1830
Die: November 18, 1886
Occupation: President

Chester Alan Arthur (October 5, 1829 – November 18, 1886) was an American attorney and politician who served as the 21st President of the United States (1881–85); he succeeded James A. Garfield upon the latter's assassination. At the outset, Arthur struggled to overcome a slightly negative reputation, which stemmed from his early career in politics as part of New York's Republican political machine (wikipedia)