Respectfully Quoted: A Dictionary of Quotations. 1989.
John Steven McGroarty (18621944)
One of the countless drawbacks of being in Congress is that I am compelled to receive impertinent letters from a jackass like you in which you say I promised to have the Sierra Madre mountains reforested and I have been in Congress two months and havent done it. Will you please take two running jumps and go to hell.
Attributed to Representative JOHN STEVEN MCGROARTY.Senator John F. Kennedy, Profiles in Courage, p. 10 (1956).