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Virtue
Engrave this Quote I have always been fond of the West African proverb: Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
There are several other cited sources of Roosevelt using this proverb.
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-Theodore Roosevelt, letter to Henry L. Sprague, January 26, 1900
Wealth
Engrave this Quote Probably the greatest harm done by vast wealth is the harm that we of moderate means do ourselves when we let the vices of envy and hatred enter deep into our own natures.
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-Theodore Roosevelt
Wisdom
Engrave this Quote Nine-tenths of wisdom consists in being wise in time.
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-Theodore Roosevelt
Words
Engrave this Quote One of our defects as a nation is a tendency to use what have been called weasel words. When a weasel sucks eggs the meat is sucked out of the egg. If you use a weasel word after another there is nothing left of the other.
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-Theodore Roosevelt
Work
Engrave this Quote Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
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-Theodore Roosevelt
Engrave this Quote We need the iron qualities that go with true manhood. We need the positive virtues of resolution, of courage, of indomitable will, of power to do without shrinking the rough work that must always be done.
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-Theodore Roosevelt
Engrave this Quote Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering.
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-Theodore Roosevelt
Engrave this Quote I don't pity any man who does hard work worth doing. I admire him. I pity the creature who does not work, at whichever end of the social scale he may regard himself as being.
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-Theodore Roosevelt

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