Henry Adams Quotes

Curtailment of expense could be effected only on the principle that as the government did nothing well, it might as well do nothing.

Henry Adams
Henry Adams
  • Born: February 16, 1838
  • Died: March 27, 1918
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Historian

Henry Brooks Adams was an American historian and member of the Adams political family, being descended from two U.S. Presidents.