George M. Humphrey Quotes

How does a government reduce expenditures? To be absolutely flat about it, 99 per cent of it is accomplished by putting people out of work. Now that is a tough way to say it, but it is a fact.

George M. Humphrey
George M. Humphrey
  • Born: March 8, 1890
  • Died: January 20, 1970
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Lawyer

George Magoffin Humphrey was an American lawyer, businessman and banker. He served as the United States Secretary of the Treasury for President Dwight D. Eisenhower.