Top 10 Quotes by James A Garfield

James A Garfield

A brave man is a man who dares to look the Devil in the face and tell him he is a Devil. James A. Garfiel

James A Garfield
I believe in God, and I trust myself in His hands.
James A Garfield

I found a kind of party terrorism pervading and oppressing the minds of our best men.

James A Garfield
In the minds of most men, the kingdom of opinion is divided into three territories,--the territory of yes, the territory of no, and a broad, unexplored middle ground of doubt.
James A Garfield

Man cannot live by bread alone; he must have peanut butter. James A. Garfiel

James A Garfield
I would rather believe something and suffer for it, than to slide along into success without opinions.
James A Garfield

If there is one thing upon this earth that mankind love and admire better than another, it is a brave man, - it is the man who dares to look the devil in the face and tell him he is a devil.

James A Garfield
I am receiving what I suppose to be the usual number of threatening letters on the subject. Assassination can be no more guarded against than death by lightning; it is best not to worry about either.
James A Garfield

It is the high privilege and sacred duty of those now living to educate their successors and fit them, by intelligence and virtue, for the inheritance which awaits them.

James A Garfield
Talleyrand once said to the first Napoleon that the United States is a giant without bones. Since that time our gristle has been rapidly hardening.