"There are only two occasions when Americans respect privacy, especially in Presidents. Those are prayer and fishing."
"An individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for the law."Herbert Hoover on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized."Herbert Hoover on Albert Einstein
"Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized."Herbert Hoover on Albert Einstein
"Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery."Herbert Hoover on Malcolm X
"If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem."Herbert Hoover on Abraham Lincoln
"About the time we can make the ends meet, somebody moves the ends."
"Economic depression cannot be cured by legislative action or executive pronouncement. Economic wounds must be healed by the action of the cells of the economic body - the producers and consumers themselves."
"It is just as important that business keep out of government as that government keep out of business."
"Let me remind you that credit is the lifeblood of business, the lifeblood of prices and jobs."
"Freedom is the open window through which pours the sunlight of the human spirit and human dignity."