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Franklin D. Roosevelt Quotes

The virtues are lost in self-interest as rivers are lost in the sea.
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I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.

— Franklin D. Roosevelt

Be sincere, Be brief, Be seated.

— Franklin D. Roosevelt

Self-interest is the enemy of all true affection.

— Franklin D. Roosevelt

Better the occasional faults of a government that lives in a spirit of charity than the consistent omissions of a government frozen in the ice of its own indifference.

— Franklin D. Roosevelt

I owe my life to my hobbies - especially stamp collecting.

— Franklin D. Roosevelt

People are not prisoners of fate, but prisoners of their own minds.

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I am a Christian and a Democrat, that's all.

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

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All of our people all over the country-except the pure-blooded Indians-are immigrants or descendants of immigrants, including even those who came over here on the Mayflower.

— Franklin D. Roosevelt

Our handicaps exist only in our minds.

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Among American citizens, there should be no forgotten men and no forgotten races.

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Peace, like charity, begins at home.

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A great man left a watchword that we can well repeat: "There is no indispensable man"

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To win this war, we have been forced into a strategic compromise which will most certainly offend the Russians.

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Every time an artist dies, part of the vision of mankind passes with him.

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Those (who) seek to establish systems of Government based on the regimentation of all Human Beings by a handful of individual rulers ... call this a new order. It is not new and it is not order.

— Franklin D. Roosevelt

We must recognize the fundamental rights of man. There can be no true national life in our democracy unless we give unqualified recognition to freedom of religious worship and freedom of education.

— Franklin D. Roosevelt

It has its distinct and insurmountable limitations when applied to public personnel management.

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Do not confuse objectives with methods. When the nation becomes substantially united in favor of planning the broad objectives of civilization, then true leadership must unite thought behind definite methods.

— Franklin D. Roosevelt

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