Quotation by Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev

I wish to say that, in so far as I can, I hope to promote the enactment of further legislation of this character.
There's nothing else one can say about me—I'm superfluous, in a word. A supernumerary—that's all. Nature evidently didn't count on my appearance, and consequently treated me as an unexpected, uninvited guest.
Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev (1818–1883), Russian author. Inaugural address, March 4, 1909. Narrator, "The Diary of a Superfluous Man," entry, March 23 (1850).

Taft referred to a child labor law passed in the District of Columbia.
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