Authors - Franklin D. Roosevelt

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Franklin Delano Roosevelt (January 30, 1882 - April 12, 1945), also known by his initials, FDR, was the 32nd President of the United States (1933-1945) and a central figure in world events during the mid-20th century, leading the United States during a time of worldwide economic depression and total war. A dominant leader of the Democratic Party and the only American president elected to more than two terms, he built a New Deal Coalition that realigned American politics after 1932, as his domestic policies defined American liberalism for the middle third of the 20th century. - Wikipedia

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Quote 130by Anonymous on 14/12/2010

A conservative is a man with two perfectly good legs who, however, has never learned how to walk forward.
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    Quote 856by Anonymous on 08/01/2011

    The only thing we have to fear is fear itself - nameless, unreasoning, unjustified terror which paralyzes needed efforts to convert retreat into advance.
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      Quote 1208by Anonymous on 11/01/2011

      We know that equality of individual ability has never existed and never will, but we do insist that equality of opportunity still must be sought.
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        Quote 2478by Anonymous on 30/01/2011

        When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.
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          Quote 2659by Anonymous on 02/02/2011

          The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
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            Quote 3927by Anonymous on 11/02/2011

            A radical is a man with both feet firmly planted in the air.
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              Quote 5407by Anonymous on 26/06/2011

              Be sincere; be brief; be seated.
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                Quote 6109by Anonymous on 14/09/2011

                The true conservative is the man who has a real concern for injustices and takes thought against the day of reckoning.
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                  Quote 6228by Anonymous on 16/09/2011

                  As Americans, we go forward, in the service of our country, by the will of God.
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                    Quote 6483by Anonymous on 19/09/2011

                    Yesterday, December 7, 1941 - a date which will live on in infamy - the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan.
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                      Quote 7304by Anonymous on 01/11/2011

                      We cannot always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.
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                        Quote 8861by Anonymous on 01/06/2012

                        The truth is found when men are free to pursue it.
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                          Quote 9994by Anonymous on 07/09/2012

                          The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much it is whether we provide enough for those who have little.
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                            Quote 10016by Anonymous on 08/09/2012

                            If you treat people right they will treat you right - ninety percent of the time.
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                              Quote 11270by Anonymous on 08/12/2012

                              In the truest sense, freedom cannot be bestowed; it must be achieved.
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                                Quote 11566by Anonymous on 09/01/2013

                                Yesterday, December seventh, 1941, a date which will live in infamy, the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan.
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                                  Quote 12380by Anonymous on 02/04/2013

                                  First of all, let me assert my firm belief that the only thing we have to fear is fear itself - nameless, unreasoning, unjustified terror which paralyzes needed efforts to convert retreat into advance.
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                                    Quote 12822by Anonymous on 24/05/2013

                                    The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much; it is whether we provide enough for those who have too little.
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                                      Quote 13318by Anonymous on 06/07/2013

                                      I'm not the smartest fellow in the world, but I can sure pick smart colleagues.
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