“There is no dignity quite so impressive, and no independence quite so important, as living within your means.” - Calvin Coolidge
"Don't expect to build up the weak by tearing down the strong."- Calvin Coolidge
Today in Statesman history we reported on calvin coolidge'>Vice President Calvin Coolidge becoming 30th US President upon death of President Warren G. Harding. The Statesman was the first Texas daily to receive confirmation of the passing of President Harding. Read more:
There is no dignity quite so impressive, and no independence quite so important, as living within your means. – Calvin Coolidge
Sworn in by his father in the middle of the night, Calvin Coolidge, famous for sleeping 11-12 hours a night (plus a daily nap) went back to bed. This day, 1923
Talk about keeping a secret: This day in 1927, Calvin Coolidge, in South Dakota, asked reporters to gather at his hotel. He passed out envelopes, then said open them. "I do not choose to run for President in 1928," the note said. The President left without taking any questions
“President Harding Dies Suddenly; Stroke of Apoplexy at 7:30 P.M.; Calvin Coolidge Is President”—today 1923:
After being informed by messenger of President Harding’s death, Calvin Coolidge takes Presidential oath from his father, a notary public, on August 3, 1923, at 2:47 AM, Plymouth Notch, Vermont, in family house without telephone or electricity: #Keller
"We live in an age of science and of abounding accumulation of material things. These did not create our Declaration. Our Declaration created them." -- Calvin Coolidge, 150th Anniversary of the Declaration of Independence
The time-honored tradition of lighting the National Christmas Tree on the Ellipse began in 1923, under calvin coolidge'>President Calvin Coolidge!
Last time the President of the United States visited Cuba was Calvin Coolidge in 1928. Today, Obama changed that.