president of the United States from 1901 to 1909
Theodore Roosevelt Jr., often referred to as Teddy or by his initials, T. R., was an American politician, statesman, soldier, conservationist, naturalist, historian, and writer who served as the 26th president of the United States from 1901 to 1909. He previously served as the 25th vice president under President William McKinley from March to September 1901 and as the 33rd governor of New York from 1899 to 1900. Having assumed the presidency after McKinley's assassination, Roosevelt emerged as a leader of the Republican Party and became a driving force for anti-trust and Progressive policies.
Theodore Roosevelt Quotes
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.
It is difficult to make our material condition better by the best law, but it is easy enough to ruin it by bad laws.
A man who has never gone to school may steal from a freight car but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.
It is only through labor and painful effort, by grim energy and resolute courage, that we move on to better things.
Courtesy is as much a mark of a gentleman as courage.
Absence and death are the same - only that in death there is no suffering.
The only time you really live fully is from thirty to sixty. The young are slaves to dreams the old servants of regrets. Only the middle-aged have all their five senses in the keeping of their wits.
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