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) Mencken Journal entry. Collected in The Diary of H. L.