Quotation by Woodrow Wilson

I have rather a strange objection to talking from the back platform of a train.... It changes too often. It moves around and shifts its ground too often. I like a platform that stays put.
Woodrow Wilson (1856–1924), U.S. president. Remarks, September 16, 1912, from a rear platform, Union City, Indiana. The Public Papers of Woodrow Wilson, vol. 25, p. 148, ed. Arthur S. Link.

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