It is impossible to win the great prizes of life without running risks, and the greatest of all prizes are those connected with the home.
The man who loves other countries as much as his own stands on a level with the man who loves other women as much as he loves his own wife.
I like to see Quentin (Roosevelt) practicing baseball. It gives me hope that one of my boys will not take after his father in this respect, and will prove able to play the national game.
It is character that counts in a nation as in a man.
The world wants the kind of men who do not shrink from temporary defeats in life; but come again and wrestle triumph from defeat.