Weekly Thought

In Celebration of Presidents Day: Words to Lead By

By February 18, 2013August 21st, 2017No Comments
“Associate yourself with men of good quality if you esteem your reputation, for ’tis better to be alone than in bad company.”
George Washington, 1st U.S. President (1789-1797)
“Honesty is the first chapter in the
book of wisdom.”
Thomas Jefferson, 3rd U.S. President (1801-1809)
“Patience and perseverance have a magical affect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish.”
John Quincy Adams, 6th U.S. President (1825-1829)
“I not only use all the brains that I have,
but all that I can borrow.”
Woodrow Wilson, 28th U.S. President (1913-1921)
“Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort.”
Franklin D. Roosevelt, 32nd U.S. President (1933-1945)
“I come to the office each morning and stay for long hours doing what has to be done to
the best of my ability. And when you’ve done the best you can you can’t do any better.”
Harry S. Truman, 33rd U.S. President (1945-1953)
“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation
is not to utter words, but to live by them.”
John F. Kennedy, 35th U.S. President (1961-1963)