Chester A. Arthur

(Chester Alan Arthur)

Chester A. Arthur
Chester A. Arthur
  • Born: October 5, 1829
  • Died: November 18, 1886
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: President

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Experience has shown that the trade of the East is the key to national wealth and influence. Foreign Trade
Experience has shown that the trade of the East is the key to national wealth and influence. Foreign Trade
I may be President of the United States but my personal life is nobody’s damn business Privacy, Abortion & Family Planning
I may be President of the United States but my private life is nobody’s damn business. Poverty
I trust the time is nigh when, with the universal assent of civilized people, all international differences shall be determined without resort to arms by the benignant processes of civilization. War & Peace
I've learned that Chester A. Arthur is one man and the President of the United States is another. Law, Courts, Jails, Crime & Law Enforcement
Men may die, but the fabric of free institutions remain unshaken. Freedom & Liberty
Men may die, but the fabric of our free institutions remains unshaken States. Nations & Nationhood
The evils which are complained of can not be eradicated at once; the work must be gradual. Reform, Change, Transformation & Reformers
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. Money, Coins & Minting ;Budgets & Budgeting
The office of Vice President is a greater dream than I ever expected. Presidency, Vice Presidency & Prime Ministership
The President should have full opportunity ... of opposing whatever appropriations seemed to him objectionable without imperiling the success of others. Presidency, Vice Presidency & Prime Ministership
There doesn’t seem to be anything for an ex-President to do except go into the country and raise pumpkins. Presidency, Vice Presidency & Prime Ministership
Well, there doesn't seem anything else for an ex-President to do but go into the country and raise big pumpkins. Presidency, Vice Presidency & Prime Ministership
As is natural with contiguous states having like institutions and like aims of advancement and development, the friendship of the United States and Mexico has been constantly maintained. Friendship
I may be president of the United States, but my private life is nobody's damned business. Life ;Business, Commerce & Finance
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. Time
Men may die, but the fabrics of free institutions remains unshaken.
The countries of the American continent and the adjacent islands are for the United States the natural marts of supply and demand.
The health of the people is of supreme importance. All measures looking to their protection against the spread of contagious diseases and to the increase of our sanitary knowledge for such purposes deserve attention of Congress. Education, Learning, Knowledge & Training ;Health, Healthcare & Medicine