Plan ahead for your needs as in extra set of prescription glasses, batteries for hearing aids, flash lights, radios, also have at least a 3 month supply of needed medications for your family as well as yourself. In bringing order to the Philippines, our soldiers added a new page to the honor-roll of American history and they incalculably benefited the islanders themselves. Have more than one action prepared for each situation. He promptly resigned and formed the Rough Riders — a volunteer cavalry regiment that fought in Cuba. For her to sink would be a loss to all the world. Many Americans, for their part, were not pleased with the Japanese either, somewhat resentful of the tide of Japanese immigrants that had been pouring into the country during the last decade.
The leaders of thought and of action grope their way forward to a new life, realizing, sometimes dimly, sometimes clear-sightedly, that the life of material gain, whether for a nation or an individual, is of value only as a foundation, only as there is added to it the uplift that comes from devotion to loftier ideals. The homely virtues of the household, the ordinary workaday virtues which make the woman a good housewife and housemother, which make the man a hard worker, a good husband and father, a good soldier at need, stand at the bottom of character. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly; who errs, who comes short again and again, because there is no effort without error and shortcoming; but who does actually strive to do the deeds; who knows great enthusiasms, the great devotions; who spends himself in a worthy cause; who at the best knows in the end the triumph of high achievement, and who at the worst, if he fails, at least fails while daring greatly, so that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who neither know victory nor defeat. It is the duty of every honest statesman to try to guide the nation so that it shall not wrong any other nation. This printable is under the Inspirational category. Some excellent public servants have not that gift at all, and must merely rely on their deeds to speak for them; and unless oratory does represent genuine conviction based on good common sense and able to be translated into efficient performance, then the better the oratory the greater the damage to the public it deceives. Actually, Roosevelt was trying to say that soft-spoken even secret diplomacy should be the priority of a civilization, as long as hardness -- of moral resolve, of military might -- lay back of it.
The good citizen is not a good citizen unless he is an efficient citizen. The primaeval conditions must be met by the primaeval qualities which are incompatible with the retention of much that has been painfully acquired by humanity as through the ages it has striven upward toward civilization. Growing collection of free art. Speak softly and carry a big stick This is something my dad told me about. But the man who, having far surpassed the limits of providing for the wants; both of the body and mind, of himself and of those depending upon him, then piles up a great fortune, for the acquisition or retention of which he returns no corresponding benefit to the nation as a whole, should himself be made to feel that, so far from being desirable, he is an unworthy, citizen of the community: that he is to be neither admired nor envied; that his right-thinking fellow countrymen put him low in the scale of citizenship, and leave him to be consoled by the admiration of those whose level of purpose is even lower than his own.
The need for a canal was clear during the Spanish … American War. If it proves good, accept it; otherwise reject it. Learn from your mistakes — adjust — go on with your plans. Every one of us needs a helping hand now and then. The leader leads, and the boss drives. Besides, do you see the positive mindset in the quote? Still less should it be used as a pretext for our own aggrandizement at the expense of any other American state.
Do not let him wrong any one, and do not let him be wronged. The phrase was popularized by Theodore Roosevelt who wrote it in a letter to Henry S. The Germans ceased fire and both Venezuela and Germany conducted successful negotiations. Nobody needs convincing of America's military might, although the appearance of a destroyer or two, like the ones Obama dispatched to Libya immediately following the consulate attack, serves an effective reminder. At first only the rudest school can be established, for no others would meet the needs of the hard-driven, sinewy folk who thrust forward the frontier in the teeth of savage men and savage nature; and many years elapse before any of these schools can develop into seats of higher learning and broader culture. If he has earned or uses his wealth in a way that makes him a real benefit, of real use- and such is often the case- why, then he does become an asset of real worth.
The disorganized arrangement of stories and photos spread across several pages makes it difficult to quickly figure out who he was, when he arrived, why he came and what he said. Probably the best test of true love of liberty in any country in the way in which minorities are treated in that country. To aspire to carry themselves quietly, respectfully bt fearlessly in a calm state. He can do, and he often does, infinite mischief. We ought to go with any man in the effort to bring about justice and the equality of opportunity, to turn the tool-user more and more into the tool-owner, to shift burdens so that they can be more equitably borne. Indeed, it is hard to understand how any man can take any other position now that we are all looking forward to the building of the Isthmian canal.
The Tagalogs have a hundred-fold the freedom under us that they would have if we had abandoned the islands. Make the best use of what you have. Quotations will be added to this list as staff at both institutions continue their research. The following is a list of quotations attributed to Theodore Roosevelt. Nevertheless, while laying all stress on this point, while not merely acknowledging but insisting upon the fact that there must be a basis of material well-being for the individual as for the nation, let us with equal emphasis insist that this material well-being represents nothing but the foundation, and that the foundation, though indispensable, is worthless unless upon it is raised the superstructure of a higher life. In private life there are few beings more obnoxious than the man who is always loudly boasting, and if the boaster is not prepared to back up his words, his position becomes absolutely contemptible. This was tested during the Dominican Republic financial crisis.
Good citizenship is not good citizenship if only exhibited in the home. It is just as foolish to refuse all progress because people demanding it desire at some points to go to absurd extremes, as it would be to go to these absurd extremes simply because some of the measures advocated by the extremists were wise. See more ideas about Roosevelt quotes, Inspirational Quotes and Theodore roosevelt. The man who, if born to wealth and power, exploits and ruins his less fortunate brethren is at heart the same as the greedy and violent demagogue who excites those who have not property to plunder those who have. Let us, then, take into account the actual facts of life, and not be misled into following any proposal for achieving the millennium, for recreating the golden age, until we have subjected it to hardheaded examination. Returning to New York City, he ran for mayor in 1886, finishing third with 60,000 votes. It is certainly possible that he coined the phrase himself.