"A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both."
Dwight D. Eisenhower (1953-1961)
Below, you will find a list of historical quotes. The link will take you to a biography about the person who is being quoted. The biography should help you understand the individual's philosophy on life. Read the biography and then write an essay explaining what the quote means. Include specific examples in your essay. If you are having trouble understanding the quote AFTER you read the biography, ask your teacher to help you with its meaning.