Quotes by Franklin D. Roosevelt, Address to Congress, Dec. 8, 1941

Yesterday, December 7, 1941 - a date which will live on in infamy - the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan.

Franklin D. Roosevelt, Address to Congress, Dec. 8, 1941

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The difficulties we experience Always illuminate the lessons we need most.


It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.

William Shakespeare

I believe that to meet the challenge of the next century, human beings will have to develop a greater sense of universal responsibility. Each of us must learn to work not just for his or her own self, family or nation, but for the benefit of all mankind.

His Holiness the Dalai Lama, speech? in 1994

I can't understand it. I can't even understand the people who can understand it.

Queen Juliana

Nay, be a Columbus to whole new continents and worlds within you, opening new channels, not of trade, but of thought. Every man is the lord of a realm beside which the earthly empire of the Czar is but a petty state, a hummock left by the ice.

Henry David Thoreau

Next to being shot at and missed, nothing is really quite as satisfying as an income tax refund.

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Strategy is a style of thinking, a conscious and deliberate process, an intensive implementation system, the science of insuring future success.

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