Thought for the Day
“When we lose the right to be different,
we lose the privilege to be free.”
~ Charles Evans Hughes
*Charles Evans Hughes, Sr.
Born: April 11, 1862 Glens Falls, New York, U.S.
Died: August 27, 1948 (age 86) Osterville, Massachusetts, U.S.
An American statesman, lawyer and Republican politician from New York. He served as the 36th Governor of New York (1907–1910), Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States (1910–1916), United States Secretary of State (1921–1925), and the 11th Chief Justice of the United States (1930–1941). He was the Republican candidate in the 1916 U.S. Presidential election, losing narrowly to Woodrow Wilson.