Monday, February 21, 2011

Our Top 10 Favorite Presidential Quotes

by Jan Shoop

1.      “And so my fellow Americans, ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.”
John F. Kennedy

2.      “We believe that all men are created equal because they are created in the image of God.”
Harry S. Truman

3.      “When you are in any contest you should work as if there were – to the very last minute – a chance to lose it.”
Dwight D. Eisenhower

4.      “Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.”
Theodore Roosevelt

5.      “The only thing to fear is fear itself.”
Franklin Delano Roosevelt

6.      “We must teach our children to resolve their conflicts with words, not weapons.”
Bill Clinton

7.      “You can fool all of the people some of the time, and some of the people all of the time, but you cannot fool all of the people all of the time.”
Abraham Lincoln

8.      “Peace is not made at the Council table or by treaties, but in the hearts of men.”
Herbert Clark Hoover

9.      “If anyone tells you that America’s best days are behind her, they’re looking the wrong way.”
George Herbert Walker Bush

10.  “We must adjust to changing times and still hold to unchanging principles.”
James Earl Carter, Jr.