"The liberty of a democracy is not safe if the people tolerate the growth of private power to a point where it comes stronger than their democratic state itself. That in its essence, is fascism - ownership of government by an individual, by a group." - FDR
#32 Franklin D Roosevelt (1933-1945) Assumed office at depth of Great Depression. Served 4 terms. Entered WWII. Passage of Social Security as part of New Deal. Died Apr. 12, 1945 of cerebral hemorrhage. he was the fourth President to die of natural causes while in office.