Millard Fillmore Quote
“Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything.”
Earliest attribution found in: The Pleasures of Life, Part II (1889) by Sir John Lubbock
Attributed. Also presented as a Proverb in books from the 19th century or attributed to Poincelot.
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsMillard Fillmore
Born: January 7, 1800
Died: March 8, 1874 (aged 74)
Bio: Millard Fillmore was the 13th President of the United States and the last member of the Whig Party to hold the office of president. As Zachary Taylor's Vice President, he assumed the presidency after Taylor's death.
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