Quotations by Cameron, Simon


An honest politician is one who when he is bought will stay bought.

Simon Cameron (1799-1889) American businessman and politician
(Attributed)

Cameron was infamous for his corruption, but this is not found in his writing or reliable accounts, and similar phrases can be found in the era. More discussion here.
Added on 4-Jun-20 | Last updated 4-Jun-20
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