Presidents

Quotes from U.S. Presidents.

Should any political party attempt to abolish social security, unemployment insurance, and eliminate labor laws and farm programs, you would not hear of that party again in our political history.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

The spirit of man is more important than mere physical strength, and the spiritual fiber of a nation than its wealth.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

I like to believe that people in the long run are going to do more to promote peace than our governments. Indeed, I think that people want peace so much that one of these days governments had better get out of the way and let them have it.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

There are a number of things wrong with Washington. One of them is that everyone is too far from home.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

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.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

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.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

In our seeking for economic and political progress, we all go up – or else we all go down.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

To reach a port, we must sail – sail, not tie at anchor – sail, not drift.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

Not only our future economic soundness but the very soundness of our democratic institutions depends on the determination of our government to give employment to idle men.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

It is fun to be in the same decade with you.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt