James A. Garfield Quote
“A brave man is a man who dares to look the Devil in the face and tell him he is a Devil.”
―James A. Garfield
Garfield's Words (1882)
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsJames A. Garfield
Born: November 19, 1831
Died: September 19, 1881 (aged 49)
Bio: James Abram Garfield served as the 20th President of the United States, after completing nine consecutive terms in the U.S. House of Representatives. Garfield's accomplishments as President included a controversial resurgence of Presidential authority above Senatorial courtesy in executive appointments; energizing U.S. naval power; and purging corruption in the Post Office Department.