Chester A. Arthur Quotes

Another GOP Campaign "I don't think we had better go into the minute secrets of the campaign, so far as I know them, because I see the reporters are present, who are taking it all down. If it were not for the reporters, I would tell you the truth." Chester A. Arthur Source: /chester_a._arthur/

Baseball "Good ballplayers make good citizens." Chester A. Arthur Source: /arthurchestera.htm

Being President Since I came here I have learned that Chester A. Arthur is one man and the President of the United States is another. Chester A. Arthur Source: "The Office of Vice-President is a greater honor than I ever dreamed of attaining." Chester A. Arthur Source: /21st-us-president-chester-a-arthur.htm

Politics If politics were really a serious business, of course, the indifference of the press and the people to such serious issues would also be a serious matter. But politics is not drama. It is a comic sideshow. And we should no more expect politicians to be men of character or wisdom than we should expect a porn star to recite Shakespeare's sonnets or a sword-swallower to lecture in fluent Sumarian. Chester A. Arthur Source:

Private Life I may be president of the United States, but my private life is nobody's damned business. Chester A. Arthur Source: chester_a_arthur.html

Public Money 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. Chester A. Arthur Source: /money/page-2/

Pumpkins "A man my age has nothing left to do but move to the country and grow big pumpkins" Chester A. Arthur Source:

On Death Of President Garfield "Men may die, but the fabrics of free institutions remains unshaken." Chester A. Arthur Source: /chester_a._arthur/ Chester A. Arthur's Cabinet Secretary of State F. T. Frelinghuysen 1881-1885 Secretary of the Treasury Charles J. Folger 1881-1884 Walter Q. Gresham 1884 Hugh McCulloch 1884-1885 Secretary of War Robert T. Lincoln 1881-1885 Attorney General Benjamin H. Brewster 1881-1885 Postmaster General Timothy O. Howe 1881-1883 Walter Q. Gresham 1883-1884 Frank Hatton 1884-1885 Secretary of the Navy William H. Hunt 1881-1882 William E. Chandler 1882-1885 Secretary of the Interior Samuel J. Kirkwood 1881-1882 Henry M. Teller 1882–1885 US President's Web Ring Home Page Howie's Great Democratic Quote Page Howie's Stupid GOP Quote Page MidnightFlyer's Homepage Howie's Presidential and Political Page Great Democratic Speeches Mail James Howington
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