The mission of the United States is one of benevolent assimilation.
I am a tariff man, standing on a tariff platform.
I have never been in doubt since I was old enough to think intelligently that I would someday be made president.
In the time of darkest defeat, victory may be nearest.
We need Hawaii just as much and a good deal more than we did California. It is Manifest Destiny.
The free man cannot be long an ignorant man.