[Reading a newspaper clipping] A weak and imbecile man, the weakest I've ever knew in a high place. If I wanted to paint a despot, a man perfectly regardless of every Constitutional right of the people, I would paint his hideous form.
When he goes out of office next March, the whole country except thieves, cowards, public plunderers, office holders, and traitors will rejoice.
Edith Bolling Galt:
[Slamming down a coffee pot] Woodrow, that's the last straw! You've got to do something about it. They've no right to say such things about you, even to win an election.
Oh, they weren't talking about me. That's what they said about Abraham Lincoln when he was running for reelection in 1864.
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