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Quotation by H.L. Mencken
We have had more brilliant Presidents than Cleveland, and one or two who were considerably more profound, but we have never had one, at least since Washington, whose fundamental character was solider and more admirable.
H.L. (Henry Lewis) Mencken (1880–1956), U.S. journalist, critic. The Vintage Mencken, ch. 43, p. 215, ed. Alistair Cooke, Vintage (1956).
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