"The first requisite of a good citizen in this republic of ours is that he shall be able and willing to pull his own weight."
"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing."Theodore Roosevelt on Edmund Burke
"It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come."Theodore Roosevelt on Dalai Lama
"If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed."Theodore Roosevelt on Albert Einstein
"Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart."Theodore Roosevelt on Anne Frank
"When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion."Theodore Roosevelt on Abraham Lincoln
"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."