"It takes a long time to bring the past up to the present."
"Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present."Franklin D. Roosevelt on Roger Babson
"The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time."Franklin D. Roosevelt on Abraham Lincoln
"Lost time is never found again."Franklin D. Roosevelt on Benjamin Franklin
"Patience and time do more than strength or passion."Franklin D. Roosevelt on Jean de La Fontaine
"The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of 60 minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is."Franklin D. Roosevelt on C. S. Lewis
"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."