"But the general welfare must restrict and regulate the exertions of the individuals, as the individuals must derive a supply of their strength from social power."
"We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face... we must do that which we think we cannot."Friedrich List on Eleanor Roosevelt
"That which does not kill us makes us stronger."Friedrich List on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved."Friedrich List on Helen Keller
"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men."Friedrich List on John F. Kennedy
"The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places."Friedrich List on Ernest Hemingway
"It is bad policy to regulate everything... where things may better regulate themselves and can be better promoted by private exertions but it is no less bad policy to let those things alone which can only be promoted by interfering social power."