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" PBEACH to you, then, my countrymen, that our country calls not for the life of ease, but for the life of strenuous endeavor. "
Jamestown tributes and toasts - Page 146
1907 - 196 pages
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Great Speeches and how to Make Them

Grenville Kleiser - 1911 - 391 pages
...forfeits its right to struggle for a place among the peoples that shape the destiny of mankind. I preach to you, then, my countrymen, that our country calls...us big with the fate of many nations. If we stand Jdly by, if we seek merely swollen, sjxil^ul ease and ignoble peace, if we shrink from the hard contests...
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The Canadian Law Times, Volume 30

1911
...preferment. It cannot be too strongly enforced upon the minds of young lawyers that their profession calls not for the life of ease, but for the life of strenuous endeavour. For it is only through strife, through hard and persistent endeavour, that the young lawyer...
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Journal of the ... Annual Convention of the Department of ..., Volume 40

Woman's Relief Corps. Department of Massachusetts - 1919
...and we added them to our Picture Gallery. CONCLUSION. Theodore Roosevelt once said, "I preach to you, my countrymen, that our country calls not for the...of ease, but for the life of strenuous endeavor." Although I surrender now to my successor the great responsibilities ot leadership and trust, which...
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Natural History, Volume 19

1919
...meeting great issues. AH that we can determine for ourselves is whether we shall meet them well or ill. The twentieth century looms before us big with the fate of many nations. ... If we shrink from the hard contests where men must win at hazard of their lives and at the risk of all they...
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Roosevelt's Writings: Selections from the Writings of Theodore Roosevelt

Theodore Roosevelt - 1920 - 365 pages
...us to have our say in deciding the destiny of the oceans of the East and the 20 West. . . . I preach to you, then, my countrymen, that our country calls...the fate of many nations. If we stand idly by, if 2s we seek merely swollen, slothful ease, and ignoble peace, . if we shrink from the hard contests...
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America Faces the Future

Durant Drake - 1922 - 339 pages
...an adjective that has come to be peculiarly associated with him, declared that "our country calls us not for the life of ease, but for the life of strenuous endeavor." The title of a recent volume on America by a distinguished Frenchman is significant: The People of Action....
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The Ideals of Theodore Roosevelt

Edward Howe Cotton - 1923 - 329 pages
...housewife, the helpmeet of the home-maker, the wise and fearless mother of many healthy children. "I preach to you, then, my countrymen, that our country calls not for the life of ease, but 220 for the life of strenuous endeavor. The twentieth century looms before us big with the fate of...
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Military Cold War Education and Speech Review Policies: Hearings Before the ...

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Armed Services - 1962 - 3502 pages
...century — Theodore Roosevelt, a strong man who burned with conviction. Listen to his words: "* * * our country calls not for the life of ease but for the life of strenuous endeavor. If we stand idly by, if we seek merely swollen, slothful ease and ignoble peace, if we shrink from...
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Manliness and Civilization: A Cultural History of Gender and Race in the ...

Gail Bederman - 2008 - 322 pages
...between races for the "dominion of the world," which only the most manful race could win. I preach to you then, my countrymen, that our country calls...life of ease but for the life of strenuous endeavor. . . .If we stand idly by ... then the bolder and stronger peoples will pass us by, and will win for...
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Facing West: The Metaphysics of Indian-hating and Empire-building

Richard Drinnon - 1997 - 572 pages
...their habits. CHAPTER xxi The Strenuous Life Abroad: "Marked Severities" in the Philippines I preach to you, then, my countrymen, that our country calls...life of ease but for the life of strenuous endeavor. — THEODORE ROOSEVELT, "The Strenuous Life," 1899 It is destiny that the world shall be rescued from...
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