John James Ingalls Quotes

The Decalogue and the Golden Rule have no place in a political campaign. The commander who lost the battle through the activity of his moral nature would be the derision and jest of history.




John James Ingalls, 1833-1900, U. S. Senator (Republican, KS), New York World, 1890

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John James Ingalls
John James Ingalls
  • Born: December 29, 1833
  • Died: August 16, 1900
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Politician

John James Ingalls was an American Republican politician who served as a United States senator from Kansas. Ingalls is credited with suggesting the state motto and designing the state seal.