Theodore Roosevelt Quotes

Top 100 wise famous quotes and sayings by Theodore Roosevelt

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Theodore Roosevelt quotes: Thank God for the iron in the blood of our fathers Thank God for the iron in the blood of our fathers
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: So that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who knew neither victory nor defeat So that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who knew neither victory nor defeat
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: In a crisis, the man worth his salt is the man who meets the needs of the situation in whatever way is necessary. In a crisis, the man worth his salt is the man who meets the needs of the situation in whatever way is necessary.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: And the combination is rare. And the combination is rare.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: I was not going to earn money, I must even things up by not spending it. I was not going to earn money, I must even things up by not spending it.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: The woman has the right to be emancipated from the position of a drudge or a toy. She is entitled to a full equality in rights with man ... The woman has the right to be emancipated from the position of a drudge or a toy. She is entitled to a full equality in rights with man ...
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: I'm as strong as a bull moose and you can use me to the limit. I'm as strong as a bull moose and you can use me to the limit.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: Gradually the true Mason gains experience in using these working tools and can observe subtler and subtler indications of personal flaws. Gradually the true Mason gains experience in using these working tools and can observe subtler and subtler indications of personal flaws.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: It either is or ought to be evident to everyone that business has to prosper before anyone can get any benefit from it. It either is or ought to be evident to everyone that business has to prosper before anyone can get any benefit from it.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: Only those who live and sleep in the open fully realize the beauty of dawn and moonlight and starlight. Only those who live and sleep in the open fully realize the beauty of dawn and moonlight and starlight.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: Freedom is not a gift which can be enjoyed save by those shown themselves worthy of it. Freedom is not a gift which can be enjoyed save by those shown themselves worthy of it.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: The conservation of natural resources is the fundamental problem. Unless we solve that problem it will avail us little to solve all others The conservation of natural resources is the fundamental problem. Unless we solve that problem it will avail us little to solve all others
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: In advocating any measure we must consider not only its justice but its practicability. In advocating any measure we must consider not only its justice but its practicability.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: What I am to be, I am becoming. What I am to be, I am becoming.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: A nation that still needs to distinguish between stealing an election, and stealing a new pair of shoes, is not completely civilized yet. A nation that still needs to distinguish between stealing an election, and stealing a new pair of shoes, is not completely civilized yet.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: No man is justified in doing evil on the ground of expediency. No man is justified in doing evil on the ground of expediency.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: I wish to see the Bible study as much a matter of course in the secular colleges as in the seminary. I wish to see the Bible study as much a matter of course in the secular colleges as in the seminary.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: If elected, I shall see to it that every man has a square deal, no less and no more. If elected, I shall see to it that every man has a square deal, no less and no more.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: We wish peace, but we wish the peace of justice, the peace of righteousness. We wish it because we think it is right and not because we are afraid. We wish peace, but we wish the peace of justice, the peace of righteousness. We wish it because we think it is right and not because we are afraid.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: A churchless community, a community where men have abandoned and scoffed at or ignored their religious needs, is a community on the rapid downgrade. A churchless community, a community where men have abandoned and scoffed at or ignored their religious needs, is a community on the rapid downgrade.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: But we must keep steadily in mind that no people were ever yet benefited by riches if their prosperity corrupted their virtue. But we must keep steadily in mind that no people were ever yet benefited by riches if their prosperity corrupted their virtue.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: All privileges based on wealth, and all emnity to honest men merely because they are wealthy, are un-American. All privileges based on wealth, and all emnity to honest men merely because they are wealthy, are un-American.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: I wish very much that the wrong people could be prevented entirely from breeding I wish very much that the wrong people could be prevented entirely from breeding
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: If I have to choose between peace and righteousness, I'll choose righteousness. If I have to choose between peace and righteousness, I'll choose righteousness.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: As regards the extraordinary prizes, the element of luck is the determining factor. As regards the extraordinary prizes, the element of luck is the determining factor.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: Comparison is the thief of joy. Comparison is the thief of joy.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: The modern naturalist must realize that in some of its branches his profession, while more than ever a science, has also become an art. The modern naturalist must realize that in some of its branches his profession, while more than ever a science, has also become an art.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: Work hard at work worth doing. Work hard at work worth doing.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: The citizen must have high ideals, and yet he must be able to achieve them inpractical fashion. The citizen must have high ideals, and yet he must be able to achieve them in
practical fashion.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: A great democracy must be progressive or it will soon cease to be a great democracy. A great democracy must be progressive or it will soon cease to be a great democracy.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: Black care rarely sits behind a rider whose pace is fast enough. Black care rarely sits behind a rider whose pace is fast enough.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far. Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: Power always brings with it responsibility. Power always brings with it responsibility.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: We will send ships and Marines as soon as possible for the protection of American life and property. We will send ships and Marines as soon as possible for the protection of American life and property.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: The only tyrannies from which men, women and children are suffering in real life are the tyrannies of minorities. The only tyrannies from which men, women and children are suffering in real life are the tyrannies of minorities.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: All contributions by corporations to any political committee or for any political purpose should be forbidden by law All contributions by corporations to any political committee or for any political purpose should be forbidden by law
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: My hat's in the ring. The fight is on and I'm stripped to the buff. My hat's in the ring. The fight is on and I'm stripped to the buff.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: The dreams of golden glory in the future will not come true unless, high of heart and strong of hand, by our own mighty deeds we make them come true. The dreams of golden glory in the future will not come true unless, high of heart and strong of hand, by our own mighty deeds we make them come true.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: Just as you believe you may have already halfway there Just as you believe you may have already halfway there
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: Dreams are a dime a dozen. it's their execution that counts Dreams are a dime a dozen. it's their execution that counts
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: Want More Advice Like This? Want More Advice Like This?
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: The power of thejournalist is great, but he is entitled neither to respect nor admiration because ofthat power unless it is used aright. The power of the
journalist is great, but he is entitled neither to respect nor admiration because of
that power unless it is used aright.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: More and more, as it becomes necessary to preserve the game, let us hope that the camera will largely supplant the rifle. More and more, as it becomes necessary to preserve the game, let us hope that the camera will largely supplant the rifle.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: In battle, the ONLY bullets that count are those that hit. In battle, the ONLY bullets that count are those that hit.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: It is better for the Government to help a poor man to make a living for his family than to help a rich man make more profit for his company. It is better for the Government to help a poor man to make a living for his family than to help a rich man make more profit for his company.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind. Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: Where a trust becomes a monopoly the state has an immediate right to interfere. Where a trust becomes a monopoly the state has an immediate right to interfere.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: I hate a man who skins the land. I hate a man who skins the land.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: Americanism is a question of principle, of idealism, of character. It is not a matter of birthplace, or creed, or line of descent. Americanism is a question of principle, of idealism, of character. It is not a matter of birthplace, or creed, or line of descent.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: The hardest lessons to learn are those that are the most obvious. The hardest lessons to learn are those that are the most obvious.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: Courtesy is as much a mark of a gentleman as courage. Courtesy is as much a mark of a gentleman as courage.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: Rough board shelves hold a number of books, without which some of the evenings would be long indeed. Rough board shelves hold a number of books, without which some of the evenings would be long indeed.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: I can never afford to be in arrears with anything that I have to do; I must always be abreast or ahead of my tasks. I can never afford to be in arrears with anything that I have to do; I must always be abreast or ahead of my tasks.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: Oh, if only I could be President and Congress, too, just for ten minutes. Oh, if only I could be President and Congress, too, just for ten minutes.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: I am part of everything that I have read. I am part of everything that I have read.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: The mass of the American people are most emphatically not in the deplorable condition of which you speak. The mass of the American people are most emphatically not in the deplorable condition of which you speak.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'. When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer 'Present' or 'Not Guilty'.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: Look Toward the stars but keep your feet firmly on the ground. Look Toward the stars but keep your feet firmly on the ground.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: McKinley shows all the background of a chocolate eclair. McKinley shows all the background of a chocolate eclair.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: Any man who has met with success, if he will be frank with himself, must admit that there has been a big element of fortune in the success. Any man who has met with success, if he will be frank with himself, must admit that there has been a big element of fortune in the success.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: In this country we have no place for hyphenated Americans. In this country we have no place for hyphenated Americans.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: Society has no business to permit degenerates to reproduce their kind Society has no business to permit degenerates to reproduce their kind
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: We are face to face with our destiny and we must meet it with a high and resolute courage. We are face to face with our destiny and we must meet it with a high and resolute courage.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: It is well indeed for out land that we of this generation have learned to think nationally. It is well indeed for out land that we of this generation have learned to think nationally.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: Nine-tenths of wisdom is being wise in time. Nine-tenths of wisdom is being wise in time.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: It may be true that he travels farthest who travels alone, but the goal thus reached is not worth reaching. It may be true that he travels farthest who travels alone, but the goal thus reached is not worth reaching.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: There can be no life without change, and to be afraid of what is different or unfamiliar is to be afraid of life. There can be no life without change, and to be afraid of what is different or unfamiliar is to be afraid of life.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: No great intellectual thing was ever done by great effort. No great intellectual thing was ever done by great effort.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: It's not the critic who counts, nor the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of the deeds could have done better. It's not the critic who counts, nor the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of the deeds could have done better.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: Most of us tiptoe through life in order to make it safely to death. Most of us tiptoe through life in order to make it safely to death.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: There are no words that can tell the hidden spirit of the wilderness, that can reveal its mystery, its melancholy and its charm. There are no words that can tell the hidden spirit of the wilderness, that can reveal its mystery, its melancholy and its charm.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: There is apt to be a lunatic fringe among the votaries of any forward movement. There is apt to be a lunatic fringe among the votaries of any forward movement.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: It is no use to preach to children if you do not act decently yourself. It is no use to preach to children if you do not act decently yourself.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: To divide along the lines of section or caste or creed is un-American. To divide along the lines of section or caste or creed is un-American.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: Burning fossil fuels is like breaking up the furniture to feed the fireplace because it's easier than going out to the woodpile. Burning fossil fuels is like breaking up the furniture to feed the fireplace because it's easier than going out to the woodpile.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: The decisions of the courts on economic and social questions depend on their economic and social philosophy. The decisions of the courts on economic and social questions depend on their economic and social philosophy.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: To every man who faces life with real desire to do his part in everything, I appeal for a study of the Bible. To every man who faces life with real desire to do his part in everything, I appeal for a study of the Bible.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: If a man does not have an ideal and try to live up to it, then he becomes a mean, base and sordid creature, no matter how successful. If a man does not have an ideal and try to live up to it, then he becomes a mean, base and sordid creature, no matter how successful.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: There should be at least ten times the number of rifles in the country as there are now. There should be at least ten times the number of rifles in the country as there are now.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: A just war is in the long run far better for a man's soul than the most prosperous peace. A just war is in the long run far better for a man's soul than the most prosperous peace.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: If we put corrupt men in public office and sneeringly acquiesce in their corruptions, then we are wrong ourselves. If we put corrupt men in public office and sneeringly acquiesce in their corruptions, then we are wrong ourselves.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: Hardness of heart is a dreadful quality, but it is doubtful whether in the long run it works more damage than softness of head. Hardness of heart is a dreadful quality, but it is doubtful whether in the long run it works more damage than softness of head.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: People ask the difference between a leader and a boss ... The leader works in the open, and the boss in covert. The leader leads, and the boss drives. People ask the difference between a leader and a boss ... The leader works in the open, and the boss in covert. The leader leads, and the boss drives.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: But the joy of life is a very good thing, and while work is the essential in it, play also has its place. But the joy of life is a very good thing, and while work is the essential in it, play also has its place.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes: The unforgivable crime is soft hitting. Do not hit at all if it can be avoided, but NEVER hit softly. The unforgivable crime is soft hitting. Do not hit at all if it can be avoided, but NEVER hit softly.