Quotes by Rutherford B. Hayes
Rutherford Birchard Hayes was the 19th president of the United States from 1877 to 1881, having served also as an American representative and governor of Ohio. Hayes was a lawyer and staunch abolitionist who defended refugee slaves in court proceedings in the antebellum years.
To vote is like the payment of a debt, a duty never to be neglected, if its performance is possible.0
The President of the United States should strive to be always mindful of the fact that he serves his party best who serves his country best.0
I am not liked as a President by the politicians in office, in the press, or in Congress. But I am content to abide the judgment the sober second thought of the people.0