Alben W. Barkley

 
Nationality : American
Birth : 24th November, 1877
Death : 30th April, 1956
About : Alben William Barkley was a lawyer and politician from Kentucky who served in both houses of Congress and as the 35th Vice President of the United States from 1949 to 1953. In 1905, he was elected county attorney for McCracken County, Kentucky. He was chosen county judge in 1909 and U.S. Representative from Kentucky's First District in 1912.

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I would rather be a servant in the House of the Lord than to sit in the seats of the mighty.
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Anger and hatred lead to fear; compassion and concern for others allow us to develop self-confidence, which breeds trust and friendship.

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