Here is the answer that I will give to President Roosevelt Give us the tools, and we will finish the job. Lord Randolph Henry Spencer Churchill
Radio broadcast, 9 Feb.
Worst damnfool mistake I ever made was letting myself be elected Vice-President of the United States. Should have stuckas Speaker of the House Gave up the second most important job in Government foreight long years as Roosevelt's spare tire. John Nance Garner
In the Saturday Evening Post, 2 Nov.
Roosevelt will probably go down into American history as a great hero. It is one of our Heavenly Father's characteristic jokes upon the American people, and in the usual bad taste. H(enry) L(ouis) MenckenSearch Quotes Webster's New World Dictionary of Quotations Copyright © 2010 by Chambers Harrap Publishers Ltd. All rights reserved. Published by Wiley, Hoboken, NJ. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Journal entry. Collected in The Diary of H. L. Mencken (published1990).
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