Presidents

Quotes from U.S. Presidents.

We must lay hold of the fact that economic laws are not made by nature. They are made by human beings.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

There is nothing I love as much as a good fight.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

Take a method and try it. If it fails, admit it frankly, and try another. But by all means, try something.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

I believe that in every country the people themselves are more peaceably and liberally inclined than their governments.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

It is the duty of the President to propose and it is the privilege of the Congress to dispose.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

War is a contagion.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

The virtues are lost in self-interest as rivers are lost in the sea.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

No group and no government can properly prescribe precisely what should constitute the body of knowledge with which true education is concerned.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

Are you laboring under the impression that I read these memoranda of yours? I can’t even lift them.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

It takes a long time to bring the past up to the present.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt