Franklin D. Roosevelt

1882 - 1945

A Quote by Franklin Delano Roosevelt on accidents, planning, and politics

. . . in politics nothing is accidental. If something happens, be assured it was planned this way.

Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882 - 1945)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Franklin Delano Roosevelt on fate

in

They are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.

Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882 - 1945)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Franklin Delano Roosevelt on equality, freedom, nationality, nations, religion, and unity

We are a nation of many nationalities, many races, many religions bound together by a single unity, the unity of freedom and equality. Whoever seeks to set one nationality against another, seeks to degrade all nationalities.

Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882 - 1945)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Franklin Delano Roosevelt

To reach a port, we must sail - sail, not tie at anchor - sail, not drift.

Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882 - 1945)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Franklin Delano Roosevelt on america and schools

The school is the last expenditure upon which America should be willing to economize.

Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882 - 1945)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Franklin Delano Roosevelt on giving, nations, people, and strength

A nation that destroys its soils destroys itself. Forests are the lungs of our land, purifying the air and giving fresh strength to our people.

Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882 - 1945)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Franklin Delano Roosevelt on effort and fear

The only thing we have to fear is fear itself - nameless, unreasoning, unjustified terror which paralyzes needed efforts to convert retreat into advance.

Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882 - 1945)

Source: First Inaugural Address, Mar. 4, 1933

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Franklin Delano Roosevelt on citizenship, freedom, and opportunity

We stand committed to the proposition that freedom is no half-and-half affair. If the average citizen is guaranteed equal opportunity in the polling place, he must have equal opportunity in the market place.

Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882 - 1945)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Franklin Delano Roosevelt on future and youth

We cannot always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.

Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882 - 1945)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Franklin Delano Roosevelt on good, memory, and responsibility

Nothing is so responsible for the good old days as a bad memory.

Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882 - 1945)

Contributed by: Zaady

Syndicate content