Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Iffy Sayings of Minor Presidents

"All the friends I loved and wanted to reward are dead and all the enemies I hated
and had marked for punishment are now my friends."

-James Buchanan, 1857-1861

"The melancholy thing in our public life is the insane desire to get higher."

-Rutherford B. Hayes, 1877-1881

"I want it understood that I am the grandson of nobody."

-Benjamin Harrison, 1889-1893