Theodore Roosevelt in his Rough Riders uniform with his signature blue polka-dotted scarf. [Colorized History]

Theodore Roosevelt in his Rough Riders uniform with his signature blue polka-dotted scarf. [Colorized History]

U.S. POLITICS. Theodore Roosevelt (1858 - 1919),  26th President of the United States, Republican, from 1901 to 1909. / 'Big Stick policy' refers to U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt’s foreign policy: "speak softly, and carry a big stick." Roosevelt attributed the term to a West African proverb, "Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far". The idea of negotiating peacefully, simultaneously threatening with the "big stick", or the military, ties in heavily with the idea of…

U.S. POLITICS. Theodore Roosevelt (1858 - 1919), 26th President of the United States, Republican, from 1901 to 1909. / 'Big Stick policy' refers to U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt’s foreign policy: "speak softly, and carry a big stick." Roosevelt attributed the term to a West African proverb, "Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far". The idea of negotiating peacefully, simultaneously threatening with the "big stick", or the military, ties in heavily with the idea of…

13 Of The Most Patriotic Presidential Quotes Of All Time  - TownandCountryMag.com

13 Of The Most Patriotic Presidential Quotes Of All Time

Theodore Roosevelt y el osito Teddy.

El asesinato William McKinley a manos de un anarquista propició que, con sólo 42 años, Theodore Roosevelt fuese proclamado el presidente más joven de la historia de los Estados Unidos.

January 11, 1908, President Theodore Roosevelt made the Grand Canyon a National Monument.  "Do nothing to mar its grandeur, for the ages have been at work upon it and man cannot improve it.  Keep it for your children, your children's children and all who come after you."

January 11, 1908, President Theodore Roosevelt made the Grand Canyon a National Monument. "Do nothing to mar its grandeur, for the ages have been at work upon it and man cannot improve it. Keep it for your children, your children's children and all who come after you."

“Patriotism means to stand by the country. It does not mean to stand by the President or any other public official save exactly to the degree in which he himself stands by the country. It is patriotic to support him in so far as he efficiently serves the country. It is unpatriotic not to oppose him to the exact extent that by inefficiency or otherwise he fails in his duty to stand by the country.” - President Theodore Roosevelt, 1918.

“Patriotism means to stand by the country. It does not mean to stand by the President or any other public official save exactly to the degree in which he himself stands by the country. It is patriotic to support him in so far as he efficiently serves the country. It is unpatriotic not to oppose him to the exact extent that by inefficiency or otherwise he fails in his duty to stand by the country.” - President Theodore Roosevelt, 1918.

If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month. ~ Theodore Roosevelt

If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month. ~ Theodore Roosevelt

In light of the tragedy in Colorado, and the over-education of an amoral individual, this quote from Theodore Roosevelt hits home!

In light of the tragedy in Colorado, and the over-education of an amoral individual, this quote from Theodore Roosevelt hits home!

Future American President: Theodore Roosevelt (1858-1919). Photographed during his Sophomore year at Harvard, in May of c.1878. ~ {cwlyons} ~ (Original Image/collection: Houghton Library at Harvard University)

Future American President: Theodore Roosevelt (1858-1919). Photographed during his Sophomore year at Harvard, in May of c.1878. ~ {cwlyons} ~ (Original Image/collection: Houghton Library at Harvard University)

theodore roosevelt spanish-american war

Lessons in Manliness: Facts on Theodore Roosevelt and the Spanish-American War

"Here is your country. Cherish these natural wonders, cherish the natural resources, cherish the history and romance as a sacred heritage for your children and your children's children. Do not let selfish men or greedy interests skin your country of its beauty, its riches or its romance. - Theodore Roosevelt  http://theshiftnetwork.com/?utm_source=pinterest&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=quote

"Here is your country. Cherish these natural wonders, cherish the natural resources, cherish the history and romance as a sacred heritage for your children and your children's children. Do not let selfish men or greedy interests skin your country of its beauty, its riches or its romance. - Theodore Roosevelt http://theshiftnetwork.com/?utm_source=pinterest&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=quote

JOHN MUIR, A MAN FOR THE AGES:  He wore many hats in his lifetime. He worked as a farmer, a sheepherder and an inventor. But it was his work as an explorer, a naturalist, a conservationist, an environmentalist and a writer that made him a man for the ages. He founded the Sierra Club, convinced  President Theodore Roosevelt to save our national parks, and gave us the gift of some of the most powerful words ever spoken about our country.  #Roosevelt   #nationalparks   #conservation   #nature

JOHN MUIR, A MAN FOR THE AGES: He wore many hats in his lifetime. He worked as a farmer, a sheepherder and an inventor. But it was his work as an explorer, a naturalist, a conservationist, an environmentalist and a writer that made him a man for the ages. He founded the Sierra Club, convinced President Theodore Roosevelt to save our national parks, and gave us the gift of some of the most powerful words ever spoken about our country. #Roosevelt #nationalparks #conservation #nature

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