William McKinley Quotes

William McKinley Quotes: The Man behind the Words
The selection of short William McKinley Quotes reflect the personality of the man behind the words. The famous nickname of William McKinley was 'Wobbly Willie' that was due to his alleged indecisiveness. The character and personality of this famous President is described as being confident, genial, charming, cheerful, witty and friendly. He was a popular man, even with his opponents, and respected for his integrity and honesty.

"I have never been in doubt since I was old enough to think intelligently that I would someday be made president."

William McKinley Quotes
William McKinley was the 25th President of the United States of America who served in office from March 4, 1897 to September 14, 1901. Learn about the man, his leadership and his presidency from his famous quotes. The list of William McKinley Quotes provides a unique insight of his personality and his presidency.

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The selection of short William McKinley Quotes starts with the following famous quotes by the president.

"Let us ever remember that our interest is in concord, not in conflict; and that our real eminence
 rests in the victories of peace, not those of war."

William McKinley Quotes
The following quote file format provides a fast overview of short, famous William McKinley quotes and sayings of this famous President of the United States. William McKinley quotes and quotations that reflect the views, thoughts and character of this famous US President.

William McKinley Quotes

Quote 1: "That's all a man can hope for during his lifetime - to set an example - and when he is dead, to be an inspiration for history."

Quote 2: "The free man cannot be long an ignorant man."

Quote 3: "War should never be entered upon until every agency of peace has failed."

Quote 4: "In the time of darkest defeat, victory may be nearest."

Quote 5: "Our differences are policies; our agreements, principles."

Quote 6: "We need Hawaii just as much and a good deal more than we did California. It is Manifest Destiny"

Quote 7: "Expositions are the timekeepers of progress."

Quote 8: "Our earnest prayer is that God will graciously vouchsafe prosperity, happiness, and peace to all our neighbors, and like blessings to all the peoples and powers of the earth"

Quote 9: "I do not prize the word "cheap." It is not a badge of honor. It is a symbol of despair. Cheap prices make for cheap goods; cheap goods make for cheap men; and cheap men make for a cheap country."

Quote 10: "That's all a man can hope for during his lifetime - to set an example - and when he is dead, to be an inspiration for history."

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William McKinley Quotes
The William McKinley Quotes and short, famous sayings provides interesting information about the 25th President of the United States.

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