"But while they prate of economic laws, men and women are starving. We must lay hold of the fact that economic laws are not made by nature. They are made by human beings."
"A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water."Franklin D. Roosevelt on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot."Franklin D. Roosevelt on Marilyn Monroe
"Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent."Franklin D. Roosevelt on Friedrich Nietzsche
"The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles."Franklin D. Roosevelt on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot."Franklin D. Roosevelt on John Lennon
"Art is not a treasure in the past or an importation from another land, but part of the present life of all living and creating peoples."
"One thing is sure. We have to do something. We have to do the best we know how at the moment... If it doesn't turn out right, we can modify it as we go along."
"Prosperous farmers mean more employment, more prosperity for the workers and the business men of every industrial area in the whole country."
"Favor comes because for a brief moment in the great space of human change and progress some general human purpose finds in him a satisfactory embodiment."
"Democracy cannot succeed unless those who express their choice are prepared to choose wisely. The real safeguard of democracy, therefore, is education."