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Put a rope around your neck and many will be happy to drag you along
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In the end, it's a mental maturity to let your best come out.
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I'm still at the end of my rope because I find myself not handling things well when I travel.
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You can't push on a rope
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Why try to untie a knot with your teeth if you can do it with your hands?
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FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
I have seen war. I have seen war on land and sea. I have seen blood running from the wounded. I have...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
Favor comes because for a brief moment in the great space of human change and progress some general ...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
The overwhelming majority of Americans are possessed of two great qualities a sense of humor and a s...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
Selfishness is the only real atheism; aspiration, unselfishness, the only real religion.
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
There were so many versions out there, and he (Roosevelt) was bothered by it. He asked my father to ...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
The real truth of the matter is, as you and I know, that a financial element in the large centers ha...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
Today we are faced with the preeminent fact that, if civilization is to survive, we must cultivate t...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
Private enterprise is ceasing to be free enterprise
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
We shall make the most lasting progress if we recognize that Social Security can furnish only a base...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
It's a terrible thing to look over your shoulder when you are trying to lead - and find no one there
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
There is nothing I love as much as a good fight.
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
All agree that, the first responsibility for the alleviation of poverty and distress and for the car...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
Several centuries ago the greatest writer in history described the two most menacing clouds that han...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
If you treat people right they will treat you right... ninety percent of the time.
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
Physical strength can never permanently withstand the impact of spiritual force.
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
One thing is sure. We have to do something. We have to do the best we know how at the moment... If i...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
We are going to tax and tax, spend and spend, elect and elect.
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
No group and no government can properly prescribe precisely what should constitute the body of knowl...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
For out of this modern civilization economic royalists carved new dynasties. New kingdoms were built...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
On this tenth day in June, 1940, the hand that held the dagger has struck it into the back of its ne...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
I have seen war. I have seen war on land and sea. I have seen blood running from the wounded. I have...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
Human kindness has never weakened the stamina or softened the fiber of a free people. A nation does ...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
These unhappy times call for the building of plans that build from the bottom up and not from the to...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
Eternal truths will be neither true nor eternal unless they have fresh meaning for every new social ...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
The nation that destroys its soil destroys itself.
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
In the truest sense, freedom cannot be bestowed; it must be achieved.
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
An election cannot give a country a firm sense of direction if it has two or more national parties w...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself -- nameless, unreasoning, unjustified terror which par...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
I am neither bitter nor cynical but I do wish there was less immaturity in political thinking.
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
If civilization is to survive, we must cultivate the science of human relationships - the ability of...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
I'm not the smartest fellow in the world, but I can sure pick smart colleagues.
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much it is wh...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
Competition has been shown to be useful up to a certain point and no further, but cooperation, which...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
Our national determination to keep free of foreign wars and foreign entanglements cannot prevent us ...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot in it and hang on.
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
Human kindness has never weakened the stamina or softened the fiber of a free people. A nation does ...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
The United States Constitution has proven itself the most marvelously elastic compilation of rules o...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
Rules are not necessarily sacred, principles are.
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
More than an end to war, we want an end to the beginning of all wars - yes, an end to this brutal, i...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
There is no indispensable man.
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
If the fires of freedom and civil liberties burn low in other lands, they must be made brighter in o...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
Too often in recent history liberal governments have been wrecked on rocks of loose fiscal policy.
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
I do not believe in communism any more than you do but there is nothing wrong with the Communists in...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
We look forward to a world founded upon four essential human freedoms. The first is freedom of speec...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
A radical is a man with both feet firmly planted in the air.
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
No political party has exclusive patent rights on prosperity.
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
We can afford all that we need; but we cannot afford all that we want
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
There is nothing to fear but fear itself.
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
greatly impressed.
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
The one absolutely certain way of bringing this nation to ruin, or preventing all possibility of its...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
If I were starting life over again, I am inclined to think that I would go into the advertising busi...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
The liberty of a democracy is not safe if the people tolerate the growth of private power to a point...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
The test of our progress is not whether we add to the abundance of those who have much. It is whethe...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
It isn't sufficient just to want - you've got to ask yourself what you are going to do to get the th...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
We have always known that heedless self-interest was bad morals; we now know that it is bad economic...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
Don't forget what I discovered that over ninety percent of all national deficits from 1921 to 19...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
Those newspapers of the nation which most loudly cried dictatorship against me would have been the f...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
There is nothing so American as our national parks. The scenery and the wildlife are native. The fun...
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT