- Name: Henry Cabot Lodge
- Born: 05/12/1850
- Died: 11/09/1924 (74 years old)
Henry Cabot Lodge (May 12, 1850? November 9, 1924) was an American Republican senator and historian from Massachusetts. A member of the prominent Lodge family, he received his PhD in history from Harvard University. As an undergraduate at Harvard, he joined Delta Kappa Epsilon Fraternity. He is best known for his positions on foreign policy, especially his battle with President Woodrow Wilson in 1919 over the Treaty of Versailles. The failure of that treaty ensured that the United States never joined the League of Nations.
Birth Place: Beverly, Massachusetts, U.S.
Death Place: Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.
Henry Cabot Lodge quotes :
Our ideal is to make her ever stronger and better and finer, because in that way alone, as we believe, can she be of the greatest service to the world's peace and to the welfare of mankind.Henry Cabot Lodge
Beware how you trifle with your marvelous inheritance, this great land of ordered liberty, for if we stumble and fall, freedom and civilization everywhere will go down in ruin.Henry Cabot Lodge
Strong, generous, and confident, she has nobly served mankind. Beware how you trifle with your marvellous inheritance, this great land of ordered liberty, for if we stumble and fall freedom and civilization everywhere will go down in ruin.Henry Cabot Lodge