Henry Adams Quotes

Government of the people, by the people, for the benefit of the Senators.

Referring to American government of the 1880's:

Henry Adams, 1838-1918, Politician, Historian & Writer, Democracy, 1880

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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.