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President’s Day or Washington’s Birthday, Presidents’ Day, Washington’s / Lincoln’s Birthday is a United States federal holiday celebrated on the third Monday of February in honor of George Washington, the first President of the United States, who was born on February 22, 1732[wiki].

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President's Day Quotes , You do not lead by hitting people over the head

You do not lead by hitting people over the head. That’s assault, not leadership. ~ Dwight D. Eisenhower


President's Day Quotes , Would I might rouse the Lincoln in you all

Would I might rouse the Lincoln in you all. ~ Vachel Lindsay


President's Day Quotes , With malice toward none, with charity for all, with firmness

With malice toward none, with charity for all, with firmness in the right as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we are in; to bind up the nation’s wounds; to care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow and his orphan – to do all which may achieve and cherish a just and lasting peace, among ourselves, and with all nations. ~ Abraham Lincol


President's Day Quotes , Whenever a man has cast a longing eye on offices, a rottenness

Whenever a man has cast a longing eye on offices, a rottenness begins in his conduct. ~ Thomas Jefferson


President's Day Quotes , When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and

When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on. ~ Franklin D. Roosevelt


President's Day Quotes , What is conservatism Is it not adherence to the old and tried

What is conservatism Is it not adherence to the old and tried, against the new and untried?. ~ Abraham Lincoln


President's Day Quotes , What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight

What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight, it’s the size of the fight in the dog. ~ Dwight D. Eisenhower


President's Day Quotes , Well hath he been called one of the architects of civilization

Well hath he been called one of the architects of civilization. ~ Newell Dwight Hillis


President's Day Quotes , We seek peace, knowing that peace is the climate

We seek peace, knowing that peace is the climate of freedom. ~ Dwight D. Eisenhower


President's Day Quotes , We never repent of having eaten too little

We never repent of having eaten too little. ~ Thomas Jefferson


President's Day Quotes , We cannot do everything at once, but we can do something

We cannot do everything at once, but we can do something at once. ~ Calvin Coolidge

 


President's Day Quotes , We cannot blame the schools alone for the dismal decline

We cannot blame the schools alone for the dismal decline in SAT verbal scores. When our kids come home from school do they pick up a book or do they sit glued to the tube, watching music videos Parents, don’t make the mistake of thinking your kid only learns between 900 a.m. and 300 p.m. ~ George Bush


President's Day Quotes , We are not enemies, but friends

We are not enemies, but friends. We must not be enemies. Though passion may have strained it must not break our bonds of affection. The mystic chords of memory, stretching from every battlefield and patriot grave to every living heart and hearthstone all over this broad land, will yet swell the chorus of the Union, when again touched, as surely they will be, by the better angels of our nature. ~ Abraham Lincoln


President's Day Quotes , We are inclined that if we watch a football game or baseball

We are inclined that if we watch a football game or baseball game, we have taken part in it. ~ John F. Kennedy1961


President's Day Quotes , We are going to have peace even if we have

We are going to have peace even if we have to fight for it. ~ Dwight D. Eisenhower


President's Day Quotes , Washington's is the mightiest name of earth - long since mightiest in the cause
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Washington’s is the mightiest name of earth – long since mightiest in the cause of civil liberty; still mightiest in moral reformation. On that name no eulogy is expected. It cannot be. To add brightness to the sun, or glory to the name of Washington, is alike impossible. Let none attempt it. In solemn awe pronounce the name, and in its naked deathless splendor leave it shining on. ~ Abraham Lincoln


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Washington’s appointments, when president, were made with a view to gather all the talent of the country in support of the national government; and he bore many things which were personally disagreeable in an endeavor to do this. ~ Paul Leicester Ford


President's Day Quotes , War will exist until that distant day when the conscientious

War will exist until that distant day when the conscientious objector enjoys the same reputation and prestige that the warrior does today. ~ John F. Kennedy


President's Day Quotes , Too often we

Too often we… enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought. ~ John F. Kennedy


President's Day Quotes , To waste, to destroy our natural resources, to skin and exhaust the land

To waste, to destroy our natural resources, to skin and exhaust the land instead of using it so as to increase its usefulness, will result in undermining in the days of our children the very prosperity which we ought by right to hand down to them amplified and developed. ~ Theodore Rooseveltseventh annual message, 3 December 1907


President's Day Quotes , To him was given the duty and responsibility

To him was given the duty and responsibility of making that great classic of liberty, the Declaration of Independence, no longer an empty promise, but a glorious fulfillment. ~ William McKinley


President's Day Quotes , This was the man God gave us when the hour

This was the man God gave us when the hour
Proclaimed the dawn of Liberty begun. ~ John Hall Ingham


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This statesman was no conqueror, but his superiority consisted in his moral conquest; this President vanquished no foreign people, and his superiority lay in his self-constraint; this excellent judge of human nature cast a spell over nobody, yet is more fascinating than the shining victors of history. ~ Emil Ludwig


President's Day Quotes , This country will not be a good place

This country will not be a good place for any of us to live in unless we make it a good place for all of us to live in. ~ Theodore Roosevelt


President's Day Quotes , There is not a sprig of grass that shoots uninteresting

There is not a sprig of grass that shoots uninteresting to me. ~ Thomas Jefferson


President's Day Quotes , There are no accidents in my philosophy

There are no accidents in my philosophy. Every effect must have its cause. The past is the cause of the present, and the present will be the cause of the future. All these are links in the endless chain stretching from the finite to the infinite. ~ Abraham Lincoln


President's Day Quotes , Then honor to the day that gave him birth

Then honor to the day that gave him birth,
For it is also Freedom’s natal day. ~ Arthur J. Burdick


President's Day Quotes , The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood

The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants. It is its natural manure. ~ Thomas Jefferson


President's Day Quotes , The taxpayer - that's someone who works for the federal government

The taxpayer – that’s someone who works for the federal government but doesn’t have to take the civil service examination. ~ Ronald Reagan


President's Day Quotes , The qualities which caused him to be acclaimed the leader, he possessed

The qualities which caused him to be acclaimed the leader, he possessed when he was teaching school, and splitting rails, and reading law in a judge’s musty office. From the beginning he was a man among men who always upheld the right, advocated justice for the oppressed, and a square deal for all. ~ Frank Dorrance Hopley


President's Day Quotes , The public history of all countries, and all ages, is but a sort

The public history of all countries, and all ages, is but a sort of mask, richly colored. The interior working of the machinery must be foul. ~ John Quincy Adams


President's Day Quotes , The problem in defense is how far you can go without destroying

The problem in defense is how far you can go without destroying from within what you are trying to defend from without. ~ Dwight D. Eisenhower


President's Day Quotes , The prevailin' weakness of most public men is to Slop Over
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The prevailin’ weakness of most public men is to Slop Over!…. G. Washington never slopt over. ~ Artemus Ward


President's Day Quotes , The presidency is now a cross between a popularity

The presidency is now a cross between a popularity contest and a high school debate, with an encyclopedia of cliches the first prize. ~ Saul Bellow


President's Day Quotes , The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words

The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do. ~ Thomas Jefferson


President's Day Quotes , The man who reads nothing at all is better educated than the man who reads

The man who reads nothing at all is better educated than the man who reads nothing but newspapers. ~ Thomas Jefferson


The lesson of history is rarely learned by the actors themselves. ~ James A. Garfield


President's Day Quotes , The lesson of history is rarely learned by the actors themselves

President's Day Quotes , The lesson of history is rarely learned

The important thing today is not what we say of Lincoln but what Lincoln would say of us if he were here in this hour and could note the drift and tendency in American life and American politics. ~ Stephen Samuel Wise


President's Day Quotes , The idea that you can merchandise candidates for high office

The idea that you can merchandise candidates for high office like breakfast cereal – that you can gather votes like box tops – is… the ultimate indignity to the democratic process. ~ Adlai Stevensonspeech, Democratic National Convention, 18 August 1956


President's Day Quotes , The great citizen, the first-born son of the New World

The great citizen, the first-born son of the New World. ~ Simón Bolívar


President's Day Quotes , The government, which was designed for the people

The government, which was designed for the people, has got into the hands of the bosses and their employers, the special interests. An invisible empire has been set up above the forms of democracy. ~ Woodrow Wilson


President's Day Quotes , The flower imperishable of this valiant age

The flower imperishable of this valiant age, –
A true American! ~ Clinton Scollard


President's Day Quotes , The days a man spends fishing or spends hunting should
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The days a man spends fishing or spends hunting should not be deducted from the time that he’s on earth. In other words, if I fish today, that should be added to the amount of time I get to live. That’s the way I look at recreation. That’s why I’ll be a big conservation, environmental President, because I plan to fish and hunt as much as I possibly can. ~ George Bushquoted in Los Angeles Times, 30 December 1988


President's Day Quotes , The courage of life is often a less dramatic spectacle than the courage

The courage of life is often a less dramatic spectacle than the courage of a final moment; but it is no less a magnificent mixture of triumph and tragedy. ~ John F. Kennedy


President's Day Quotes , The basic problems facing the world today are not susceptible

The basic problems facing the world today are not susceptible to a military solution. ~ John F. Kennedy


President's Day Quotes , Sensible and responsible women do not want to vote

President's Day Quotes , Sensible and responsible women do not want

Sensible and responsible women do not want to vote. The relative positions to be assumed by man and woman in the working out of our civilization were assigned long ago by a higher intelligence than ours. ~ Grover Cleveland1905


President's Day Quotes , Patriotism is easy to understand in America - it means looking

President's Day Quotes , Patriotism is easy to understand in America

Patriotism is easy to understand in America – it means looking out for yourself by looking out for your country. ~ Calvin Coolidge


President's Day Quotes , Posterity will talk of Washington as the founder of a great empire
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Posterity will talk of Washington as the founder of a great empire, when my name shall be lost in the vortex of revolution. ~ Napoleon I


President's Day Quotes , Order without liberty and liberty without order

Order without liberty and liberty without order are equally destructive. ~ Theodore Roosevelt


President's Day Quotes , One of the greatest captains of the age

One of the greatest captains of the age. ~ Benjamin Franklin


President's Day Quotes , One fire was on his spirit, one resolve

One fire was on his spirit, one resolve –
To send the keen axe to the root of wrong,
Clearing a free way to the feet of God,
The eyes of conscience testing every stroke. ~ Edwin Markham


President's Day Quotes , Older men declare war

Older men declare war. But it is the youth that must fight and die. ~ rHerbert Hoove


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Ohio claims they are due a president as they haven’t had one since Taft. Look at the United States, they have not had one since Lincoln. ~ Will Rogers


President's Day Quotes , Oh, wise physician of a wasted land!

Oh, wise physician of a wasted land! ~ Hermann Hagedorn


President's Day Quotes , Not in vain has Lincoln lived, for he has helped

Not in vain has Lincoln lived, for he has helped to make this republic an example of justice, with no caste but the caste of humanity. ~ George Bancroft


President's Day Quotes , Nor all America can claim him now

Nor all America can claim him now
Forevermore he is Mankind’s and God’s. ~ Reginald Wright Kauffman


President's Day Quotes , No man will ever bring out of the Presidency the reputation

No man will ever bring out of the Presidency the reputation which carries him into it. ~ Thomas Jeffersonletter, 1796


President's Day Quotes , Neither a wise man nor a brave man lies down on the tracks

Neither a wise man nor a brave man lies down on the tracks of history to wait for the train of the future to run over him. ~ Dwight D. Eisenhower


President's Day Quotes , My movements to the chair of government will be accompanied
President’s Day Quotes

My movements to the chair of government will be accompanied by feelings not unlike those of a culprit who is going to the place of his execution. ~ George Washingtonletter, 1789


President's Day Quotes , Mute though his lips be, yet they still speak

Mute though his lips be, yet they still speak. Hushed is his voice, but its echoes of liberty are ringing through the world, and the sons of bondage listen with joy. ~ Matthew Simpson


President's Day Quotes , More than all, and above all, Washington was master
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More than all, and above all, Washington was master of himself. ~ Charles Francis Adams


President's Day Quotes , Modern cynics and skeptics

Modern cynics and skeptics… see no harm in paying those to whom they entrust the minds of their children a smaller wage than is paid to those to whom they entrust the care of their plumbing. ~ John F. Kennedy


President's Day Quotes , Meseems I feel his presence

Meseems I feel his presence. Is he dead
Death is a word. He lives and grander grows. ~ Maurice Thompson


President's Day Quotes , May it please Heaven that his example shall continue

May it please Heaven that his example shall continue to serve as a beacon to our Republics in their darkest moments of doubt and adversity. ~ Jorge Ubico


President's Day Quotes , Mankind must put an end to war, or war will put an end

Mankind must put an end to war, or war will put an end to mankind. ~ John F. Kennedy1961


President's Day Quotes , Man is still the most extraordinary

President's Day Quotes , Man is still the most extraordinary

Man is still the most extraordinary computer of all. ~ John F. Kennedy –


President's Day Quotes , Look on this cast, and know the hand

Look on this cast, and know the hand
That bore a nation in its hold;
From this mute witness understand
What Lincoln was – how large of mould. ~ E.C. Stedman


President's Day Quotes , Lincoln was not a type

Lincoln was not a type. He stands alone – no ancestors, no fellows, no successors. ~ Robert G. Ingersoll


President's Day Quotes , Lincoln had faith in time, and time has justified his

Lincoln had faith in time, and time has justified his faith. ~ Benjamin Harrison


President's Day Quotes , Let us have faith that right makes might, and in that faith

President's Day Quotes , Let us have faith that right makes might

Let us have faith that right makes might, and in that faith, let us, to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it. ~ Abraham Lincoln


President's Day Quotes , Let him who looks for a monument to Washington look around
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Let him who looks for a monument to Washington look around the United States. Your freedom, your independence, your national power, your prosperity, and your prodigious growth are a monument to him. ~ Louis Kossuth


President's Day Quotes , Leadership the art of getting someone else to do something

Leadership the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it. ~ Dwight D. Eisenhower


President's Day Quotes , Leaders don't create followers, they create more

Leaders don’t create followers, they create more leaders. – Tom Peters


President's Day Quotes , Leaders are visionaries with a poorly developed sense

Leaders are visionaries with a poorly developed sense of fear and no concept of the odds against them. ~ Robert Jarvik


President's Day Quotes , Labor is prior to, and independent of, capital. Capital

President's Day Quotes , Labor is prior to, and independent of, capital

Labor is prior to, and independent of, capital. Capital is only the fruit of labor, and could never have existed if labor had not first existed. Labor is the superior of capital, and deserves much the higher consideration. ~ Abraham Lincoln


President's Day Quotes , Labor disgraces no man; unfortunately, you occasionally

President's Day Quotes , Labor disgraces no man; unfortunately

Labor disgraces no man; unfortunately, you occasionally find men who disgrace labor. ~ Ulysses S. Grant


President's Day Quotes , It was a very lonely spirit that looked out from underneath

It was a very lonely spirit that looked out from underneath those shaggy brows and comprehended men without fully communing with them, as if in spite of all its genial efforts at comradeship, it dwelt apart, saw its visions of duty where no man looked on. ~ Woodrow Wilson


President's Day Quotes , It is error alone which needs the support of government

It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself. ~ Thomas JeffersonNotes on Virginia


President's Day Quotes , It is an unfortunate human failing that a full pocketbook often groans

It is an unfortunate human failing that a full pocketbook often groans more loudly than an empty stomach. ~ Franklin D. Roosevelt


President's Day Quotes , In him was vindicated the greatness of real goodness and the goodness

In him was vindicated the greatness of real goodness and the goodness of real greatness. ~ Phillips Brooks


President's Day Quotes , In executing the duties of my present important station
President’s Day Quotes

In executing the duties of my present important station, I can promise nothing but purity of intentions, and, in carrying these into effect, fidelity and diligence. ~ George Washington


President's Day Quotes , If you want total security, go to prison

If you want total security, go to prison. There you’re fed, clothed, given medical care and so on. The only thing lacking… is freedom. ~ Dwight D. Eisenhower


President's Day Quotes , If you see ten troubles coming down the road, you can be sure that nine

If you see ten troubles coming down the road, you can be sure that nine will run into the ditch before they reach you. ~ Calvin Coolidge


President's Day Quotes , If you look at his portraits they always give you an indelible impression

If you look at his portraits they always give you an indelible impression of his great height. So does his life. Height of purpose, height of ideal, height of character, height of intelligence. ~ David Lloyd George


President's Day Quotes , If you are as happy, my dear sir, on entering this house as I am in leaving

If you are as happy, my dear sir, on entering this house as I am in leaving it and returning home, you are the happiest man in this country. ~ James Buchananto Abraham Lincoln, 1861


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If one morning I walked on top of the water across the Potomac River, the headline that afternoon would read President Can’t Swim. ~ Lyndon B. Johnson


President's Day Quotes , If men were angels, no government would be necessary

If men were angels, no government would be necessary. ~ James Madison


If I were to characterize George Washington’s feelings toward his country, I should be less inclined than most people to stress what is called Washington’s love of his country. What impresses me as far more important is what I should call Washington’s respect for his country. ~ Randolph G. Adams


President's Day Quotes , I would never read a book if it were possible

I would never read a book if it were possible for me to talk half an hour with the man who wrote it. ~ Woodrow Wilson


President's Day Quotes , I would like to deny all allegations by Bob Hope that during by Bob Hope that during my last game of golf, I hit an eagle, a birdie, an elk and a moose. ~ Gerald Ford


President's Day Quotes , I think this is the most extraordinary collection of talent, of human

I think this is the most extraordinary collection of talent, of human knowledge, that has ever been gathered together at the White House – with the possible exception of when Thomas Jefferson dined here alone. ~ John F. Kennedyto his Nobel Prize-winning guests


President's Day Quotes , I suppose that leadership at one time meant

I suppose that leadership at one time meant muscle; but today it means getting along with people. ~ Indira Gandhi


President's Day Quotes , I not only use all the brains that I have

I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow. ~ Woodrow Wilson


President's Day Quotes , I leave you, hoping that the lamp of liberty will burn in your bosoms

I leave you, hoping that the lamp of liberty will burn in your bosoms until there shall no longer be a doubt that all men are created free and equal. ~ Abraham Lincoln


President's Day Quotes , I know I am getting better at golf because I'm hitting

I know I am getting better at golf because I’m hitting fewer spectators. ~ Gerald Ford


President's Day Quotes , I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain
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I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man. ~ George Washington


President's Day Quotes , I have never advocated war except

President's Day Quotes , I have never advocated war

I have never advocated war except as a means of peace. ~ Ulysses S. Grant


President's Day Quotes , I have learned that only two things are necessary

I have learned that only two things are necessary to keep one’s wife happy. First, let her think she’s having her own way. And second, let her have it. ~ Lyndon B. Johnson


President's Day Quotes , I have been driven many times upon my knees by the overwhelming

I have been driven many times upon my knees by the overwhelming conviction that I had nowhere else to go. My own wisdom and that of all about me seemed insufficient for that day. ~ Abraham Lincoln


President's Day Quotes , I had rather be on my farm than be emperor

I had rather be on my farm than be emperor of the world. ~ George Washington


President's Day Quotes , I bet after seeing us, George Washington would
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I bet after seeing us, George Washington would sue us for calling him father. ~ Will Rogers –


President's Day Quotes , I believe there are more instances of the abridgment

I believe there are more instances of the abridgment of the freedom of the people by gradual and silent encroachments of those in power than by violent and sudden usurpations. ~ James Madisonspeech, Virginia Convention, 1788


President's Day Quotes , I believe it is an established maxim in morals that he who makes

I believe it is an established maxim in morals that he who makes an assertion without knowing whether it is true or false, is guilty of falsehood; and the accidental truth of the assertion, does not justify or excuse him. ~ Abraham Lincoln


President's Day Quotes , I am sorry to say that there is too much point

I am sorry to say that there is too much point to the wisecrack that life is extinct on other planets because their scientists were more advanced than ours. ~ John F. Kennedy


President's Day Quotes , I am rather inclined to silence, and whether that be wise or not, it is at least more

I am rather inclined to silence, and whether that be wise or not, it is at least more unusual nowadays to find a man who can hold his tongue than to find one who cannot. ~ Abraham Lincoln


President's Day Quotes , Humble birth did not retard his genius, nor high place

Humble birth did not retard his genius, nor high place corrupt his soul. ~ Cass Gilbert


President's Day Quotes , How much pain they have cost us, the evils which have never

How much pain they have cost us, the evils which have never happened. ~ Thomas Jefferson


President's Day Quotes , Honesty is the first chapter of the book of wisdom

Honesty is the first chapter of the book of wisdom. ~ Thomas Jefferson


President's Day Quotes , History, in general, only informs us what bad government is

History, in general, only informs us what bad government is. ~ Thomas Jefferson


President's Day Quotes , His was the nation's sacrifice

His was the nation’s sacrifice,
And ours the priceless gain. ~ John Greenleaf Whittier


President's Day Quotes , His love shone as impartial as the sun

His love shone as impartial as the sun. ~ Maurice Thompson


President's Day Quotes , His life was a hymn in praise of honor, uprightness

His life was a hymn in praise of honor, uprightness, and patriotism. ~ Orestes Ferrara


President's Day Quotes , His heart was as great as the world, but there was no room

His heart was as great as the world, but there was no room in it to hold the memory of a wrong. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson


President's Day Quotes , His heart and his brain were utterly foreign to all vindictiveness

His heart and his brain were utterly foreign to all vindictiveness or personal bitterness. He declared himself hotly and strongly against wrong causes, but never against men. ~ London Spectator


President's Day Quotes , His grave a nation's heart shall be

His grave a nation’s heart shall be,
His monument a people free! ~ Caroline Atherton Mason


President's Day Quotes , Here in America we are descended in spirit from revolutionists

Here in America we are descended in spirit from revolutionists and rebels – men and women who dare to dissent from accepted doctrine. ~ Dwight D. Eisenhoweraddress, Columbia University, 31 May 1954


President's Day Quotes , He was one of the few great rulers whose wisdom increased

He was one of the few great rulers whose wisdom increased with his power, and whose spirit grew gentler and tenderer as his triumphs were multiplied. ~ James A. Garfield


President's Day Quotes , He was a common man expanded into giant proportions

He was a common man expanded into giant proportions; well acquainted with the people, he placed his hand on the beating pulse of the nation, judged of its disease and was ready with a remedy. ~ Joshua Speed


President's Day Quotes , He showed that fame may be won and what services be rendered

He showed that fame may be won and what services be rendered by a plain son of the people unaided by any gifts of fortune. ~ James Bryce


President's Day Quotes , He shaped and molded that office to the contours of his own heroic

He shaped and molded that office to the contours of his own heroic stature. ~ W.J. Cameron


President's Day Quotes , He raised his hands, not to strike, but in benediction

He raised his hands, not to strike, but in benediction. Lincoln was the grandest figure of the fiercest civil war. He is the gentlest memory of our world. ~ Robert G. Ingersoll


President's Day Quotes , He is one of those giant figures, of whom there are very few

He is one of those giant figures, of whom there are very few in history, who lose their nationality in death. ~ David Lloyd George


 

He guided the passions of others, because he was master of his own. ~ Ebenezer Grant Marsh


President's Day Quotes , Happiness is not being pained in body or troubled

Happiness is not being pained in body or troubled in mind. ~ Thomas Jefferson


President's Day Quotes , Hail, Lincoln! As the swift years lengthen

Hail, Lincoln! As the swift years lengthen
Still more majestic grows thy fame. ~ Nathan Haskell Dole


President's Day Quotes , Great knightly soul who came in time to serve his country's need

Great knightly soul who came in time to serve his country’s need. ~ Margaret E. Sangster


President's Day Quotes , Golf is a game in which one endeavors to control a ball with implements

Golf is a game in which one endeavors to control a ball with implements ill adapted for the purpose. ~ Woodrow Wilson


President's Day Quotes , George Washington is one of the beacons placed at intervals
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George Washington is one of the beacons placed at intervals along the highroad of history. ~ Orestes Ferrara


President's Day Quotes , Farming looks mighty easy when your plow is a pencil

Farming looks mighty easy when your plow is a pencil and you’re a thousand miles from the corn field. ~ Dwight D. Eisenhower


President's Day Quotes , Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired

Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired signifies in the final sense, a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed. This world in arms is not spending money alone. It is spending the sweat of its laborers, the genius of its scientists, the hopes of its children. This is not a way of life at all in any true sense. Under the clouds of war, it is humanity hanging on a cross of iron. ~ Dwight D. Eisenhowerspeech, American Society of Newspaper Editors, 16 April 1953


President's Day Quotes , Eternity alone can reveal to the human race its debt of gratitude to the peerless
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Eternity alone can reveal to the human race its debt of gratitude to the peerless and immortal name of Washington. ~ James A. Garfield


President's Day Quotes , Discourage litigation

Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can. Point out to them how the nominal winner is often a real loser – in fees, expenses, and waste of time. As a peacemaker the lawyer has a superior opportunity of being a good man. There will still be business enough. ~ Abraham Lincoln


President's Day Quotes , Conformity is that jailer of freedom

Conformity is that jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth. ~ John F. Kennedy


President's Day Quotes , Collecting more taxes than is absolutely necessary

Collecting more taxes than is absolutely necessary is legalized robbery. ~ Calvin Coolidge


President's Day Quotes , But friendship is precious, not only in the shade

But friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life, and thanks to a benevolent arrangement the greater part of life is sunshine. ~ Thomas Jefferson


President's Day Quotes , Blot out from the page of history the names of all the great actors
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Blot out from the page of history the names of all the great actors of his time in the drama of nations, and preserve the name of Washington, and the century would be renowned. ~ Chauncey M. Depew


President's Day Quotes , Blessed are the young, for they shall inherit

Blessed are the young, for they shall inherit the national debt. ~ Herbert Hoover – attributed


President's Day Quotes , As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest

President's Day Quotes , As we express our gratitude

As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them. ~ John F. Kennedy


President's Day Quotes , As President, I have no eyes but constitutional
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As President, I have no eyes but constitutional eyes; I cannot see you. ~ Abraham Lincoln


President's Day Quotes , America did not invent human rights

President's Day Quotes , America did not invent human rights

America did not invent human rights. In a very real sense… human rights invented America. ~ Jimmy Carter


President's Day Quotes , Abraham Lincoln needs no marble shaft to perpetuate his name

Abraham Lincoln needs no marble shaft to perpetuate his name; his words are the most enduring monument, and will forever live in the hearts of the people. ~ Osborn H. Oldroyd


President's Day Quotes , Abraham Lincoln is not dead

Abraham Lincoln is not dead. Emancipated from the thraldom of time, he has stepped beyond the trammels of birth, and race, and state. He lives in an epic all his own; in ever widening spiritual leadership; in the splendor of realized ideals; in inspiration to good citizenship and in multiplying memorials in literature and art, in progress and reform, in patriotism and philanthropy, in education and humanitarianism. ~ John Wesley Hill


President's Day Quotes , Abraham Lincoln - the spirit incarnate of those who won victory

Abraham Lincoln – the spirit incarnate of those who won victory in the Civil War – was the true representative of this people, not only for his own generation, but for all time, because he was a man among men. ~ Theodore Roosevelt


President's Day Quotes , A type that nature wills to plan

A type that nature wills to plan
But once in all a people’s years. ~ E.C. Stedman


President's Day Quotes , A statesman of the school of sound common sense

A statesman of the school of sound common sense, and a philanthropist of the most practical type, a patriot without a superior – his monument is a country preserved. ~ C.S. Harrington


President's Day Quotes , A pessimist is one who makes difficulties of his opportunities

A pessimist is one who makes difficulties of his opportunities and an optimist is one who makes opportunities of his difficulties. ~ Harry Truman


President's Day Quotes , A people that values its privileges above its principles

A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both. ~ Dwight D. Eisenhower first inaugural address, 20 January
1953


President's Day Quotes , A morsel of genuine history is a thing so rare as to be always

A morsel of genuine history is a thing so rare as to be always valuable. ~ Thomas Jefferson


President's Day Quotes , A leader leads by example, whether he intends

A leader leads by example, whether he intends to or not. ~ Author Unknown


President's Day Quotes , A leader is a dealer in hope

A leader is a dealer in hope. ~ Napoleon Bonaparte


President's Day Quotes , A faith like Lincoln's would transform the world

A faith like Lincoln’s would transform the world! ~ James Oppenheim


President's Day Quotes , A conservative is a man with two perfectly good legs who

A conservative is a man with two perfectly good legs who, however, has never learned how to walk forward. ~ Franklin D. Rooseveltradio speech, 26 October 1939


President's Day Quotes , A conservative is a man who just sits and thinks

A conservative is a man who just sits and thinks, mostly sits. ~ Woodrow Wilson


President's Day Quotes , A capacity, and taste, for reading, gives access to whatever has already

A capacity, and taste, for reading, gives access to whatever has already been discovered by others. It is the key, or one of the keys, to the already solved problems. And not only so. It gives a relish, and facility, for successfully pursuing the unsolved ones. ~ Abraham Lincoln

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