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" A good many things go around in the dark besides Santa Claus. "
" It is the youth who must inherit the tribulation, the sorrow... that are the aftermath of war. "
" The human animal originally came from out-of-doors. When spring begins to move in his bones, he just must get out again. Moreover, as civilization, cement pavements, office buildings, radios have overwhelmed us, the need for regeneration has increased, and the impulses are even stronger. "
" The great liability of the engineer compared to men of other professions is that his works are out in the open where all can see them. His acts, step by step, are in hard substance. He cannot bury his mistakes in the grave like the doctors. He cannot argue them into thin air or blame the judge like the lawyers. "
" This is not a showman's job. I will not step out of character. "
" The New Deal repudiation of democracy has left the Republican Party alone the guardian of the Ark of the Covenant with its charter of freedom. "
" At 17, I went to Stanford University to study engineering. My time was occupied with the required reading and the extracurricular duties of managing the baseball and football teams and earning my way. "
" Competition is not only the basis of protection to the consumer, but is the incentive to progress. "
" The use of the atomic bomb, with its indiscriminate killing of women and children, revolts my soul. "
" I'm the only person of distinction who has ever had a depression named for him. "
" The spirit of liberalism is to create free men; it is not the regimentation of men. "
" When we are sick, we want an uncommon doctor; when we have a construction job to do, we want an uncommon engineer, and when we are at war, we want an uncommon general. It is only when we get into politics that we are satisfied with the common man. "
" Older men declare war. But it is the youth that must fight and die. "
" America - a great social and economic experiment, noble in motive and far-reaching in purpose. "
" The Ritz Hotel has never yet provided game of such wondrous flavor as the bird plucked and half-cooked over the small boys' camp fire. "
" Wisdom consists not so much in knowing what to do in the ultimate as knowing what to do next. "
" My earliest realization of the stir of national life was the torch parade in the Garfield campaign. On that occasion, I was not only allowed out that night, but I saw the lamps being filled and lighted. "
" No greater nor more affectionate honor can be conferred on an American than to have a public school named after him. "
" Honor is not the exclusive property of any political party. "
" I am no supporter of factory labor for children, but I have never joined with those who clamored against proper work of children on farms outside their school hours. "
" Next to religion, baseball has had a greater impact on our American way of life than any other American institution. "
" Those who have a true understanding of America know that we have no desire for territorial expansion, for economic or other domination of other peoples. Such purposes are repugnant to our ideals of human freedom. "
" The slogan of progress is changing from the full dinner pail to the full garage. "
" The pause between the errors and trials of the day and the hopes of the night. "
" Economic depression cannot be cured by legislative action or executive pronouncement. Economic wounds must be healed by the action of the cells of the economic body - the producers and consumers themselves. "
" We have not yet reached the goal but... we shall soon, with the help of God, be in sight of the day when poverty shall be banished from this nation. "
" It is just as important that business keep out of government as that government keep out of business. "
" Once upon a time my political opponents honored me as possessing the fabulous intellectual and economic power by which I created a worldwide depression all by myself. "
" Freedom conceives that the mind and spirit of man can be free only if he be free to pattern his own life, to develop his own talents, free to earn, to spend, to save, to acquire property as the security of his old age and his family. "
" About the time we can make the ends meet, somebody moves the ends. "
" Children are our most valuable natural resource. "