More From James A. Garfield
- "Next in importance to freedom and justice is popular education, without which neither freedom nor justice can be permanently maintained."
- "All free governments are managed by the combined wisdom and folly of the people."
- "The chief duty of government is to keep the peace and stand out of the sunshine of the people."
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