The old saying that "a prophet is not without honor save in his own country" can never be applied to Edward A. Woods. During his lifetime he was recognized as the outstanding genius of the insurance world and no man ever received more genuine admiration and affection from his associates.
Huebner, Solomon S. PhD and Stevenson, John A., "The Edward A. Woods Foundation for the American College of Life Underwriters" (1931). Solomon S. Huebner Documents. 146.