The journalist Horace Greeley died at the age of 61. Here is all you want to know, and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Remembered most as the founder and longtime editor of the New-York Tribune, he is also notable for his political career. In the late 1840s, he represented New York’s sixth district in the United States Congress; three decades later, he passed away while running for president on the Liberal Republican Party ticket.
His unhappy marriage to Mary Young Cheney began in 1836. Of the couple’s seven children, only two survived past childhood.
I am the inferior of any man whose rights I trample underfoot.
Journalism will kill you, but it will keep you alive while you’re at it.
There is no bigotry like that of ‘free thought’ run to seed.
The darkest hour in any man’s life is when he sits down to plan how to get money without earning it.
Always rise from the table with an appetite, and you will never sit down without one.