Many years ago, I concluded that a few hair shirts were part of the mental wardrobe of every man. The president differs from other men in that he has a more extensive wardrobe.

Herbert Hoover (1874-1964) American engineer, bureaucrat, President of the US (1928-32)
(Attributed)

Quoted in the New York Times (17 Oct 1964)
Added on 17-May-10 | Last updated 17-May-10
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