Henry Braid Wilson, Jr, 1861 - 1954
Navy Department photo from the website of USS Henry B. Wilson, DD-957/DDG-7 (1919)
Born: 23 February 1861, Camden, New Jersey
Died: 30 January 1954, New York City
Biography from Wikipedia
Henry B. Wilson quotes:
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- He has many good qualities, some of which lie hidden, and he has many bad ones, all of which are in the shop window. permalink
on Winston Churchill, in a letter to a colleague, quoted by Martin Gilbert in In Search of Churchill (1994)
- He who finds diamonds must grapple in mud and mire because diamonds are not found in polished stones. They are made. permalink
- The way a man's mind runs is the way he's sure to go. permalink
- You had better be ready to change your mind when needed. permalink
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