Engineering training deals with the exact sciences. That sort of exactness makes for truth and conscience. It might be good for the world if more men had that sort of mental start in life even if they did not pursue the profession.

-Herbert Hoover
Herbert Hoover

New discoveries in science will continue to create a thousand new frontiers for those who still would adventure.

Herbert Hoover
Unless the U.N. is completely reorganized without the Communist nations in it, we should get out of it.
Herbert Hoover

The pause between the errors and trials of the day and the hopes of the night. Herbert Hoove

Herbert Hoover
The priceless treasure of boyhood is his endless enthusiasm, his high store of idealism, his affections and his hopes. When we preserve these, we have made men. We have made citizens and we have made Americans.
Herbert Hoover

The future of nations cannot be frozen . . . cannot be foreseen. If we are going to accomplish anything in our time we must approach our problem in the knowledge that there is nothing rigid or immutable in human affairs. History is a story of growth, decay and change. If no provision, no allowance is made for change by peaceful means, it will come anyway - and with violence.

Herbert Hoover
I am firmly opposed to the government entering into any business the major purpose of which is competition with our citizens... for the Federal Government deliberately to go out to build up and expand... a power and manufacturing business is to break down the initiative and enterprise of the American people; it is the destruction of equality of opportunity amongst our people, it is the negation of the ideals upon which our civilization has been based.
Herbert Hoover

Bless the children, for the national debt is theirs.

Herbert Hoover
Blessed are the young for they shall inherit the national debt. Herbert Ho
Herbert Hoover

Blessed are the young for they shall inherit the national debt. Herbert Hoove

Herbert Hoover
No prosaic description can portray the grandeur of 40 miles of rugged mountains rising beyond a placid lake in which each shadowy precipice and each purple gorge is reflected with a vividness that rivals the original.