Posts Tagged ‘Theodore Roosevelt’

Quote of the day, Oct. 23

October 23, 2017

Theodore Roosevelt, on action

“Knowing what’s right doesn’t mean much unless you do what’s right.”


Quote of the day, Sept. 15

September 15, 2017

Theodore Roosevelt, on knowledge and compassion

“People don’t care how much you know until they know how much you care.”

Quote of the day, Sept. 4

September 4, 2017

Theodore Roosevelt, on labor

“It is only through labor and painful effort, by grim energy and resolute courage, that we move on to better things.”

Quote of the day, June 15

June 17, 2017

Theodore Roosevelt, on the goal of life

“Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.”

Quote of the day, Sept. 16

September 16, 2016

Teddy Roosevelt, on democracy

“The government is us; we are the government, you and I.”

Quote of the day, May 24

May 24, 2015

Theodore Roosevelt, on wisdom (1917)

“Nine-tenths of wisdom is being wise in time.”

Quote of the day, Nov. 2

November 2, 2013

Theodore Roosevelt, on reading

“I am a part of everything that I have read.”

Quote of the day, Nov. 1

November 1, 2012

Henry Adams, on Robert E. Lee

“I disagree with by brother Charles [Adams] and Theodore Roosevelt. I think that [Robert E.] Lee should have been hanged. (more…)

Quote of the day, Aug. 25

August 25, 2010

Theodore Roosevelt, on freedom of the press

“If there is one thing we ought to be careful about, it is in regard to interfering with the liberty of the press … (more…)