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Quotation by Calvin Coolidge
Colonel, never go out to meet trouble. If you will just sit still, nine cases out of ten someone will intercept it before it reaches you.
Calvin Coolidge (1872–1933), U.S. president. Claude M. Fuess, Calvin Coolidge: The Man from Vermont, ch. 19, Little, Brown (1940).
Col. Theodore Roosevelt, Jr., urged vigorous action to enforce Prohibition.
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