President of Mexico (1830–1915)
José de la Cruz Porfirio Díaz Mori (15 September 1830 – 2 July 1915) was a Mexican soldier and politician, who served seven terms as the President of Mexico.
- Poor Mexico, so far from God and so close to the United States!
- As quoted in The Quote Verifier: Who Said What, Where, and When (2006), by Ralph Keyes, New York City: St. Martin's Griffin, p. 387
- Encyclopedic article on Porfirio Díaz on Wikipedia