I think there is some vandalism on this page.
"Let us ever remember that our interest is in concord, not in conflict; and that our real eminence rests in the victories of peace, not those of war. "
This quotation is sourced. It is the beginning of the last paragraph of the text as published in Volume III of The World's Famous Orations (1906), reproduced in Bartleby.com (). It is also the inscription at the base of the rotunda at the McKinley Monument in Canton, Ohio, where he and his family are buried.
- I have never been in doubt since I was old enough to think intelligently that I would someday be made President.
- That's all a man can hope for during his lifetime - to set an example - and when he is dead, to be an inspiration for history.