Franklin D. Roosevelt
It takes a long time to bring the past up to the present.
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I think we consider too much the good luck of the early bird and not enough the bad luck of the early worm.
The truth is found when men are free to pursue it.
The point in history at which we stand is full of promise and danger. The world will either move forward toward unity and widely shared prosperity - or it will move apart.
There is nothing I love as much as a good fight.
Favor comes because for a brief moment in the great space of human change and progress some general human purpose finds in him a satisfactory embodiment.
But while they prate of economic laws, men and women are starving. We must lay hold of the fact that economic laws are not made by nature. They are made by human beings.
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Don't forget what I discovered that over ninety percent of all national deficits from 1921 to 1939 were caused by payments for past, present, and future wars.
War is a contagion.
Prosperous farmers mean more employment, more prosperity for the workers and the business men of every industrial area in the whole country.
Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth.
There's something brave and touching about game girls of all ages keeping themselves smart in hard times - one thinks of those wonderful women during World War II drawing stocking seams in eyebrow pencil up the back of legs stained with gravy browning because nylons were so hard to get hold of.
There is a sense that things, if you keep positive and optimistic about what can be done, do work out.
True happiness is... to enjoy the present, without anxious dependence upon the future.
I made a commitment to completely cut out drinking and anything that might hamper me from getting my mind and body together. And the floodgates of goodness have opened upon me - spiritually and financially.
Your net worth to the world is usually determined by what remains after your bad habits are subtracted from your good ones.
I was thinking that when I have children, that I should always dress as a character for them, so they think their mom is Alice in Wonderland or Cinderella.
The only time I think about life beyond F1 is when I contemplate becoming a dad. But there's no way that's going to happen while I'm still racing. To be successful in F1 you need to be very selfish in lots of ways and you're away from home for long periods. That's not the kind of father I want to be.
We have domesticated God's transcendence. We often learn about God at about the same time as we are learning about Santa Claus but our ideas about Santa Claus change, mature and become more nuanced, whereas our ideas of God can remain at a rather infantile level.
Sometimes when you innovate, you make mistakes. It is best to admit them quickly, and get on with improving your other innovations.