Henry Adams Quotes

When a majority could benefit only its enemies by telling the truth, history shows that honorable men often preferred to tell what is untrue.

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.