The country needs and, unless I mistake its temper, the country demands bold, persistent experimentation It is common sense to take a method and try it: If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something. The millions who are in want will not stand by silently forever while the things to satisfy their needs are within easy reach.

Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1882-1945) US President (1933-1945)
Commencement Speech, Oglethorpe U. (22 May 1932)

Added on 1-Feb-04 | Last updated 11-Apr-22
Link to this post | No comments
Topics: , , , , , ,
More quotes by Roosevelt, Franklin Delano

Thoughts? Comments? Corrections? Feedback?