Teddy Tweets

April 17, 2018

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“The surest way to destroy what measure of prosperity he may have is to paralyze industry and the well-being of those men who have achieved success.”

Review of Reviews
January 1897

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April 10, 2018

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“We abhor brutality and wrongdoing, whether exhibited by nations or by individuals.”

September 9, 1911


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April 3, 2018

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“No democracy can afford to overlook the vital importance of the ethical and spiritual, the truly religious, element in life.”

-Through the Brazilian Wilderness,


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March 27, 2018

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“America can be true to itself, true to the great cause of freedom and justice, only if it shows itself ready and willing to resent wrong from the strong.”

April 1, 1911


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March 20, 2018

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“No public servant who is worth his salt should hesitate to stand by his conscience”

Speech in New York City,
October 20, 1911


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March 13, 2018

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“Diplomacy is utterly useless where there is no force behind it.”

Speech at Naval War College,
June 2, 1897


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March 6, 2018

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“It is imperative to the welfare of our people that we enlarge and extend our foreign commerce.”

Speech in Chicago,
August 6, 1912

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February 27, 2018

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“The nation’s most valuable asset are the children, for the children are the nation of the future. ”

Speech at Jamestown Exposition,
June 10, 1907

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February 20, 2018

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“The President is merely the most important among a large number of public servants. He should be supported or opposed exactly to the degree which is warranted by his good conduct or bad conduct, his efficiency or inefficiency in rendering loyal, able, and disinterested service to the Nation as a whole.”

Open letter in the Kansas City Star
May 7, 1918

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February 13, 2018

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“Facility of cheap transportation is an essential in our modern civilization.”

Speech in Memphis
October 4, 1907

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