Date of birth: 1856-12-28
Date of death: 1924-02-03
Quotes number: 66
A conservative is a man who just sits and thinks, mostly sits.
A conservative is someone who makes no changes and consults his grandmother when in doubt.
A little group of willful men, representing no opinion but their own, have rendered the great government of the United States helpless and contemptible.
Absolute identity with one's cause is the first and great condition of successful leadership.
America is not anything if it consists of each of us. It is something only if it consists of all of us.
America lives in the heart of every man everywhere who wishes to find a region where he will be free to work out his destiny as he chooses.
America was established not to create wealth but to realize a vision, to realize an ideal - to discover and maintain liberty among men.
As compared with the college politician, the real article seems like an amateur.
At every crisis in one's life, it is absolute salvation to have some sympathetic friend to whom you can think aloud without restraint or misgiving.
Business underlies everything in our national life, including our spiritual life. Witness the fact that in the Lord's Prayer, the first petition is for daily bread. No one can worship God or love his neighbor on an empty stomach.