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" The men with the muck-rakes are often indispensable to the well-being of society; but only if they know when to stop raking the muck, and to look upward to the celestial crown above them, to the crown of worthy endeavor. "
The Americanism of Theodore Roosevelt - Page 176
1923
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St. Louis Courier of Medicine, Volume 34

1906
...manufacture any medicine for physicians. Shun him and his products. The Man With the Muck-Rake. "The men with muck-rakes are often indispensable to the wellbeing...but only if they know when to stop raking the muck," said President Roosevelt, and the remarks are applicable, likewise, to the department of medicine and...
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Gateway, Volumes 5-6

1905
...against the forces of evil that I ask that the war be conducted with sanity as well as with resolution. The men with the muck-rakes are often indispensable to the well-being of society. At this moment we are passing through a period of great unrest — social, political and industrial...
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Putnam's Magazine: An Illustrated Monthly of Literature, Art and Life, Volume 1

1907
...against the forces of evil that I ask that the war be conducted with sanity as well as with resolution. The men with the muck-rakes are often indispensable...celestial crown above them, to the crown of worthy 44 endeavor. There are beautiful things above and round about them; and if they gradually grow to feel...
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Roosevelt's Writings: Selections from the Writings of Theodore Roosevelt

Theodore Roosevelt - 1920 - 365 pages
...the forces of evil that I is ask that the war be conducted with sanity as well as with resolution. The men with the muck-rakes are often indispensable...celestial crown above them, to the crown of worthy 20 endeavor. There are beautiful things above and round about them; and if they gradually grow to feel...
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A Study of Muck-raking in Four Popular Magazines

Lucy E. Rogers - 1921
...against the forces of evil that I ask that the war be conducted with sanity as well as with resolution. The men with the muck-rakes are often indispensable...well-being of society; but only if they know when to stop taking the muck, and to look upward to the celestial crown above them, to the crown of worthy endeavor....
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HOYT'S NEW CYCLOPEDIA OF PRACTICAL QUOTATIONS

KATE LOUISE ROBERTS - 1922
...on Job. (See also DENHAM, FELTON, ST. AUGUSTINE, also BACON under SUN) 13 The men with the muck-rake IAN— Carric-Thura. St. 1. i And all the carnal beauty of my wife Is but skin-deep. ism THOS. OVERBURY ROOSEVELT — Address at the Corner-stone laying of the Office Building of House of Representatives,...
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The Concise Columbia Dictionary of Quotations

Robert Andrews - 1989 - 343 pages
...there is not much freedom from it. Princess Grace of Monaco (1928-1982) The men with the muck-rake are often indispensable to the well-being of society, but only if they knew when to stop raking the muck. Theodore Roosevelt (1858-1919) American president One gets the impression...
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An Environmental Odyssey: People, Pollution, and Politics in the Life of a ...

Merril Eisenbud - 1990 - 264 pages
...about the same time Roosevelt said, "The men with muck rakes are often indispensable to the well being of society, but only if they know when to stop raking the muck." Unfortunately, the word "muckraker" has developed a pejorative connotation since it was first used,...
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The Merriam-Webster New Book of Word Histories

Merriam-Webster, Inc - 1991 - 526 pages
...achieved great popularity by exposing the corruption of public figures and institutions. Said Roosevelt, "The men with the muckrakes are often indispensable...but only if they know when to stop raking the muck." The term muckraker became almost immediately established in popular use as a name for reform writers...
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Bill Clinton: The Inside Story

Robert E. Levin - 1992 - 342 pages
...tests of this campaign with dignity and determination. Part Three The Media, Character and Politics The men with the muck-rakes are often indispensable to the well-being of society — but onlv if they know where to stop raking the muck. President Theodore Roosevelt, 1906 The Media, Character...
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