John Bartlett (1820–1905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.
Theodore Roosevelt 1858-1919 John Bartlett
|No man is justified in doing evil on the ground of expediency.|
|The strenuous Life.|
|A man who is good enough to shed his blood for his country is good enough to be given a square deal afterward. More than that no man is entitled to, and less than that no man shall have.|
|Speech. Springfield (Illinois). July 4, 1903.|
|I wish to preach not the doctrine of ignoble ease, but the doctrine of the strenuous life.|
|Speech before the Hamilton Club, Chicago. April 10, 1899.|