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STEVEN GROVER CLEVELAND
American 22nd and 24th president of U.S.
(1837 - 1908)

Honor lies in honest toil.
      - in letter accepting presidential nomination, in Stoddard's "Life of Grover Cleveland"
        [Honor]

I have considered the pension list of the republic a roll of honor.
      - on the veto of Mary Ann Dougherty's Pension
        [Government]

Party honesty is party expediency.
      - in a interview in the "New York Commercial Advertiser"
        [Politics]

They have proved themselves offensive partisans and unscrupulous manipulators of local party management.
      - in a letter to George William Curtis
        [Government]

Though the people support the government the government should not support the people.
      - on the veto of the Texas Seedbill
        [Government]

American labor, which is the capital of our workingmen.
      - Annual Message [Labor]

It is a condition which confronts us--not a theory.
      - Annual Message [Politics]

The communism of combined wealth and capital, the outgrown of overweening cupidity and selfishness which assiduously undermines the justice and integrity of free institutions, is not less dangerous than the communism of oppressed poverty and toil which, exasperated by injustice and discontent, attacks with wide disorder the citadel of misrule.
      - Annual Message [Government]

Your every voter, as surely as your chief magistrate, under the same high sanction, though in a different sphere, exercises a public trust.
      - Inaugural Address [Public Trust : Voting]

A truly American sentiment recognizes the dignity of labor and the fact that honor lies in honest toil.
      - Letter accepting the nomination for President
        [Labor]

Public officers are the servants and agents of the people, to execute laws which the people have made and within the limits of a constitution which they have established.
      - Letter of Acceptance as Candidate for Governor,
        see W.O. Stoddard's "Life of Cleveland", ch. IX
        [Public Trust]

After an existence of nearly twenty years of almost innocuous desuetude these laws are brought forth.
      - Message [Law]


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