We are not here merely to make a living. We are here to enrich the world.

Woodrow Wilson

Woodrow Wilson

Profession: President
Nationality: American

Some suggestions for you :

It is as hard to do your duty when men are sneering at you as when they are shooting at you.

That a peasant may become king does not render the kingdom democratic.

Power consists in ones capacity to link his will with the purpose of others to lead by reason and a gift of cooperation.

Friendship is the only cement that will ever hold the world together.

We have not given science too big a place in our education, but we have made a perilous mistake in giving it too great a preponderance in method in every other branch of study.

If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.

I have long enjoyed the friendship and companionship of Republicans because I am by instinct a teacher, and I would like to teach them something.

It is like writing history with lightning and my only regret is that it is all so terribly true.

If there are men in this country big enough to own the government of the United States, they are going to own it.

You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and you impoverish yourself if you forget the errand.

You cannot, in human experience, rush into the light. You have to go through the twilight into the broadening day before the noon comes and the full sun is upon the landscape.

The ear of the leader must ring with the voices of the people.

There are blessed intervals when I forget by one means or another that I am President of the United States.

I have come slowly into possession of such powers as I have. I receive the opinions of my day. I do not conceive them. But I receive them into a vivid mind.