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Theodore Roosevelt
(1858-1919) born on
Oct 27
US president (26th). He led the "Rough Riders" during Spanish-American War, and served as the 26th U.S. president, 1901-09.
To educate a man in mind and not in morale is to educate a menace to society.

Nine-tenths of wisdom is being wise in time.
Far better to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure, than to take rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much . . . in the grey twilight that knows not victory nor defeat.
I am only an average man but, by George, I work harder at it than the average man.
There is a homely adage which runs: ``Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.''
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: In "Speakers Sourcebook I," by Eleanor Doan, 1960.
R: Speech, 14 Jun 1917, Lincoln, Nebr.
A: Speech, 1899; in "A Treasury of Great American Quotations," ed. Charles Hurd, 1964.
N: In "Instant Quotation Dictionary," by Donald O. Bolander, 1979.
K: Speech, Sep 2, 1901.

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