Authors - Woodrow Wilson
Thomas Woodrow Wilson (December 28, 1856 - February 3, 1924) was the 28th President of the United States, from 1913 to 1921. A leader of the Progressive Movement, he served as President of Princeton University from 1902 to 1910, and then as the Governor of New Jersey from 1911 to 1913. Running against Progressive ("Bull Moose") Party candidate Theodore Roosevelt and Republican candidate William Howard Taft, Wilson was elected President as a Democrat in 1912. - Wikipedia
A conservative is a man who just sits and thinks, mostly sits.
Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of it. The history of liberty is a history of resistance.
Our industries have expanded to such a point that they will burst their jackets if they cannot find a free outlet to the markets of the world. Our domestic markets no longer suffice. We need foreign markets.
Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul; the blue prints of your ultimate achievements.
Never murder a man who is committing suicide.
The history of liberty is a history of limitation of government power, not the increase of it.
Sometimes people call me an idealist. Well, that is the way I know I am an American. America is the only idealistic nation in the world.
I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow.
Some Americans need hyphens in their names, because only part of them has come over; but when the whole man has come over, heart and thought and all, the hyphen drops of its own weight out of his name.
America lives in the heart of every man everywhere who wishes to find a region where he will be free to work out his destiny as he chooses.
No nation is fit to sit in judgement upon any other nation.
Once lead this people into war and they will forget there ever was such a thing as tolerance.
Just what is it that America stands for? If she stands for one thing more than another it is for the sovereignty of self-governing people.
The world must be made safe for democracy.
Golf is a game in which one endeavors to control a ball with implements ill adapted for the purpose.
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.
There is such a thing as a man being too proud to fight; there is such a thing as a nation being so right that it does not need to convince others by force that it is right.
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.
There can be no equality or opportunity if men and women and children be not shielded in their lives from the consequences of great industrial and social processes which they cannot alter, control, or singly cope with.
The world must be made safe for democracy. Its peace must be planted upon the tested foundations of political liberty.
No man can sit down and withhold his hands from the warfare against wrong and get peace from his acquiescence.
The flag is the embodiment, not of sentiment, but of history.