Roosevelt Related Quotes



Teddy Roosevelt... once said, 'Speak softly and carry a big stick.' Jimmy Carter wants to speak loudly and carry a fly swatter.

Gerald R. Ford

#Carter #Fly #Jimmy #Roosevelt #Softly


The measure of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much, but whether, as Franklin Roosevelt said, we provide enough for those who have too little.

Mark Shields

#Roosevelt


For a man who has compared himself to Theodore Roosevelt and the nation's challenges to those of the Gilded Age, Obama put forward a tepid agenda."

Ron Fournier

#Gilded #Roosevelt


Older Jews think of Franklin Delano Roosevelt and see themselves as siding with the working class and the poor, so they continue to vote the way they do.

Jackie Mason

#Jews #Roosevelt


“He was very impressed with Theodore Roosevelt, and Teddy Roosevelt used to say 'you have to get into the fray,' and that was sort of a motto of his.”

Evelyn Fox

#Fray #Impressed #Roosevelt #Teddy


No woman has ever so comforted the distressed or distressed the comfortable. on Eleanor Roosevelt.

Clare Boothe Luce

#Distressed #Eleanor #Roosevelt


Imagine - four years you could have spent travelling around Europe meeting people, or going to the Far East of Africa or India, meeting people, exchanging ideas, reading all you wanted to anyway, and instead I wasted it at Roosevelt.

Shel Silverstein

#Far #Reading #Roosevelt #Travelling #Wasted


I'm always stunned when I find out people like Roosevelt and Tolstoy weren't Jewish. How could I love them so much?

Mel Brooks

#Jewish #Roosevelt #Tolstoy


I am a registered Democrat who is determined to return my party to the proletarian principles of the Franklin D. Roosevelt era.

Camille Paglia

#Principles #Registered #Roosevelt


On August 28, 1933, Roosevelt signed Executive Order 6260, outlawing the constitutional right of U.S. citizens to own gold.

Michael Maloney

#Citizens #Constitutional #Roosevelt #Signed