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Respectfully Quoted: A Dictionary of Quotations. 1989.

AUTHOR: George Henry Haynes (1866–1947)
QUOTATION: Two generations ago, Gladstone called the Senate of the United States “that remarkable body, the most remarkable of all the inventions of modern politics.”
ATTRIBUTION: GEORGE H. HAYNES, The Senate of the United States, Its History and Practice, Preface, p. vii (1938). The attribution to William E. Gladstone is unverified.
SUBJECTS: Congress—Senate