Woodrow Wilson Quotes (289 quotes)
“A little group of willful men, representing no opinion but their own, have rendered the great government of the United States helpless and contemptible.”
Statement (4 March 1917) on the successful filibuster by anti-war Senators against a bill to arm merchant ships
“America lives in the heart of every man everywhere who wishes to find a region where he will be free to work out his destiny as he chooses.”
Campaign speech in Chicago (6 April 1912).
“At every crisis in one's life, it is absolute salvation to have some sympathetic friend to whom you can think aloud without restraint or misgiving.”
Letter to Mary Allen Hulbert Peck (1 August 1909), PWW 19:321.
If you know some quotes that would be a good fit here, send us a note!
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsWoodrow Wilson
Born: December 28, 1856
Died: February 3, 1924 (aged 67)
Bio: Thomas Woodrow Wilson was the 28th President of the United States, from 1913 to 1921. A leader of the Progressive Movement, he served as President of Princeton University from 1902 to 1910, and then as the Governor of New Jersey from 1911 to 1913.