“As democracy is perfected, the office represents, more and more closely, the inner soul of the people. We move toward a lofty ideal. On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the land will reach their heart’s desire at last, and the White House will be adorned by a downright moron.”
— H.L. Mencken, Baltimore Evening Sun, 26 July 1920.
Categories: Government, Presidents, Quotations, Stupidity
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