"Some men can live up to their loftiest ideals without ever going higher than a basement."
"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men."Theodore Roosevelt on Frederick Douglass
"I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman."Theodore Roosevelt on Anais Nin
"Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance."Theodore Roosevelt on Oscar Wilde
"Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?"Theodore Roosevelt on Confucius
"Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men."Theodore Roosevelt on Mahatma Gandhi
"Old age is like everything else. To make a success of it, you've got to start young."
"The reactionary is always willing to take a progressive attitude on any issue that is dead."
"In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing."
"Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing."
"The best executive is one who has sense enough to pick good people to do what he wants done, and self-restraint enough to keep from meddling with them while they do it."