We want men who will fix their eyes on the stars, but who will not forget that their feet must walk on the ground.

Theodore Roosevelt

Theodore Roosevelt

Profession: President
Nationality: American

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Just as democratic government cannot be condemned because of errors and even crimes committed by men democratically elected, so trade-unionism must not be condemned because of errors or crimes of occasional trade-union leaders.

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

If a nation shows that it knows how to act with reasonable efficiency and decency in social and political matters, if it keeps order and pays its obligations, it need fear no interference from the United States.

Then there was Micah Jenkins, the Captain of Troop K, a gentle and courteous South Carolinian, on whom danger acted like wine. In action he was a perfect gamecock.

The Forest and water problems are perhaps the most vital internal problems of the United States.

No man is worth his salt who is not ready at all times to risk his well-being, to risk his body, to risk his life, in a great cause.

Unless a man is master of his soul all other kinds of mastery amount to little.

No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care.

I am old-fashioned, or sentimental, or something, about books! Whenever I read one I want, in the first place, to enjoy myself, and, in the next place, to feel that I am a little better and not a little worse for having read it.

It is essential that there should be organization of labor. This is an era of organization. Capital organizes and therefore labor must organize.

The Northwest is essentially a national domain; it is fitting that it should be, as it is, not only by position but by feeling, the heart of the nation.

No people is wholly civilized where a distinction is drawn between stealing an office and stealing a purse.

The pacifist is as surely a traitor to his country and to humanity as is the most brutal wrongdoer.

The only way to get good service is to give somebody power to render it, facing the fact that power which will enable a man to do a job well will also necessarily enable him to do it ill if he is the wrong kind of man.