Popular Chester A. Arthur Quotes

The office of the Vice-President is a greater honor than I ever dreamed of attaining.


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.


Experience has shown that the trade of the East is the key to national wealth and influence.


Honors to me now are not what they once were.


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.


Experience has shown that the trade of the East is the key to national wealth and influence.


Madam, I may be President of the United States, but my private life is nobodys damn business.


Indiana was really, I suppose, a Democratic State. It has always been put down in the book as a state that might be carried by a close and careful and perfect organization and a great deal of [from audience: soap, in reference to purchased votes, the word being followed by laughter]. I see reporters here, and therefore I will simply say that everybody showed a great deal of interest in the occasion, and distributed tracts and political documents all through the country.


The office of the Vice-President is a greater honor than I ever dreamed of attaining.


What a pleasant lot of fellows they are. What a pity they have so little sense about politics. If they lived North the last one of them would be Republicans.


Honours to me now are not what they once were.


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.


Since I came here I have learned that Chester A. Arthur is one man and the President of the United States is another.