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Wisdom from our 26th President – June 11, 2019

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Wisdom from our 26th President – June 11, 2019

“This country will not be a permanently good place for any of us to live in unless we make it a reasonably good place for all of us to live in.”

Speech in Chicago, IL,
June 17, 1912

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Wisdom from our 26th President – June 4, 2019

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“Government by the people means that the people have the right to do their own thinking and to do their own speaking about their public servants.”

In the Kansas City Star,
April 6, 1918

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May 28, 2019

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“I honor beyond measure those who do their full duty.”

Letter, Oyster Bay, New York,
July 19, 1903

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May 21, 2019

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“I would regard it as an unspeakable calamity for this Nation to have to turn its whole energies into exaggerated militarism.”

In the Kansas City Star,
May 12, 1913

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May 14, 2019

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“It is impossible to win the great prizes of life without running risks.”

An Autobiography,
1913

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May 7, 2019

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“I think I hate nothing more than a bluff where the bluffer does not intend to make it good.”

Letter to H.C. Lodge,
May 2, 1896

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April 30, 2019

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“It is folly to strengthen our foes by assailing our friends.”

Century,
February, 1890

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April 23, 2019

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“We must shape conditions so that each man shall have a fair chance in life.”

At Pacific Theological Seminary,
Spring 1911

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April 16, 2019

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“A half-truth is always simple, whereas the whole truth is very, very difficult.”

The New York Times,
September 27, 1914

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April 10, 2019

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“We should discourage driving property out of the State by unwise taxation, or levying a tax which is in effect largely a tax upon honesty.”

Annual Message to Legislature,
January 2, 1899

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