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Calvin Coolidge Quote: “They criticize me for harping on the obvious; if all the folks in the United States would do the few simple things they know they ought to do, most of our big problems would take care of themselves.”

They criticize me for harping on the obvious; if all the folks in the United States would do the few simple things they know they ought to do, most of our big problems would take care of themselves.

— Calvin Coolidge



Calvin Coolidge Quote: “I am for economy. After that I am for more economy. At this time and under present conditions that is my conception of serving all the people.”

I am for economy. After that I am for more economy. At this time and under present conditions that is my conception of serving all the people.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “Don’t hesitate to be as revolutionary as science. Don’t hesitate to be as reactionary as the multiplication table.”

Don’t hesitate to be as revolutionary as science. Don’t hesitate to be as reactionary as the multiplication table.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “You can’t know too much, but you can say too much.”

You can’t know too much, but you can say too much.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “Whenever I indulge my sense of humor, it gets me into trouble.”

Whenever I indulge my sense of humor, it gets me into trouble.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “There is new life in the soil for every man. There is healing in the trees for tired minds and for our overburdened spirits, there is strength in the hills, if only we will lift up our eyes. Remember that nature is your great restorer.”

There is new life in the soil for every man. There is healing in the trees for tired minds and for our overburdened spirits, there is strength in the hills, if only we will lift up our eyes. Remember that nature is your great restorer.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “To live under the American Constitution is the greatest political privilege that was ever accorded to the human race.”

To live under the American Constitution is the greatest political privilege that was ever accorded to the human race.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “There is no surer road to destruction than prosperity without character.”

There is no surer road to destruction than prosperity without character.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “Human nature provides sufficient distrust of all that is alien, so that there is no need of any artificial supply.”

Human nature provides sufficient distrust of all that is alien, so that there is no need of any artificial supply.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “The most common commodity in this country is unrealized potential.”

The most common commodity in this country is unrealized potential.

— Calvin Coolidge



Calvin Coolidge Quote: “The fundamental precept of liberty is toleration.”

The fundamental precept of liberty is toleration.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “Industry cannot flourish if labor languish.”

Industry cannot flourish if labor languish.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “What we need in appointive positions is men of knowledge and experience who have sufficient character to resist temptations.”

What we need in appointive positions is men of knowledge and experience who have sufficient character to resist temptations.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “Men do not make laws. They do but discover them.”

Men do not make laws. They do but discover them.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “I want the people of America to be able to work less for the government, and more for themselves.”

I want the people of America to be able to work less for the government, and more for themselves.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “Wherever we look, the work of the chemist has raised the level of our civilization and has increased the productive capacity of the nation.”

Wherever we look, the work of the chemist has raised the level of our civilization and has increased the productive capacity of the nation.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “We need more of the Office Desk and less of the Show Window in politics. Let men in office substitute the midnight oil for the limelight.”

We need more of the Office Desk and less of the Show Window in politics. Let men in office substitute the midnight oil for the limelight.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “A government which lays taxes on the people not required by urgent public necessity and sound public policy is not a protector of liberty, but an instrument of tyranny. It condemns the citizen to servitude.”

A government which lays taxes on the people not required by urgent public necessity and sound public policy is not a protector of liberty, but an instrument of tyranny. It condemns the citizen to servitude.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “Education should be the handmaid of citizenship.”

Education should be the handmaid of citizenship.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “Character is the only secure foundation of the state.”

Character is the only secure foundation of the state.

— Calvin Coolidge



Calvin Coolidge Quote: “When people are bewildered they tend to become credulous.”

When people are bewildered they tend to become credulous.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “One of the first lessons a president has to learn is that every word he says weighs a ton.”

One of the first lessons a president has to learn is that every word he says weighs a ton.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “Four-fifths of all our troubles would disappear, if we would only sit down and keep still.”

Four-fifths of all our troubles would disappear, if we would only sit down and keep still.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “History reveals no civilized people among whom there was not a highly educated class and large aggregations of wealth. Large profits mean large payrolls.”

History reveals no civilized people among whom there was not a highly educated class and large aggregations of wealth. Large profits mean large payrolls.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “I did not see the sense in chasing a little white ball around a field.”

I did not see the sense in chasing a little white ball around a field.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “There is far more danger of harm than there is hope of good in any radical changes.”

There is far more danger of harm than there is hope of good in any radical changes.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “I guess I am not naturally energetic. I like to sit around and talk.”

I guess I am not naturally energetic. I like to sit around and talk.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “Ultimately property rights and personal rights are the same thing.”

Ultimately property rights and personal rights are the same thing.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “It is only when men begin to worship that they begin to grow.”

It is only when men begin to worship that they begin to grow.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “It is a great advantage to a President, and a major source of safety to the country, for him to know he is not a great man.”

It is a great advantage to a President, and a major source of safety to the country, for him to know he is not a great man.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “I always figured the American public wanted a solemn ass for president, so I went along with them.”

I always figured the American public wanted a solemn ass for president, so I went along with them.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “The two great political parties of the nation have existed for the purpose, each in accordance with its own principles, of undertaking to serve the interests of the whole nation. Their members of the Congress are chosen with that great end in view.”

The two great political parties of the nation have existed for the purpose, each in accordance with its own principles, of undertaking to serve the interests of the whole nation. Their members of the Congress are chosen with that great end in view.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “We do not need to import any foreign economic ideas or any foreign government. We had better stick to the American brand of government, the American brand of equality, and the American brand of wages. America had better stay American.”

We do not need to import any foreign economic ideas or any foreign government. We had better stick to the American brand of government, the American brand of equality, and the American brand of wages. America had better stay American.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “The strength of a country is the strength of its religious convictions.”

The strength of a country is the strength of its religious convictions.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “Honorable Senators: My sincerest thanks I offer you. Conserve the firm foundations of our institutions. Do your work with the spirit of a soldier in the public service. Be loyal to the Commonwealth and to yourselves and be brief; above all be brief.”

Honorable Senators: My sincerest thanks I offer you. Conserve the firm foundations of our institutions. Do your work with the spirit of a soldier in the public service. Be loyal to the Commonwealth and to yourselves and be brief; above all be brief.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “American ideals do not require to be changed so much as they require to be understood and applied.”

American ideals do not require to be changed so much as they require to be understood and applied.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “The words of the President have an enormous weight and ought not to be used indiscriminately.”

The words of the President have an enormous weight and ought not to be used indiscriminately.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “What men owe to the love and help of good women can never be told.”

What men owe to the love and help of good women can never be told.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “There is no right to strike against the public safety by anybody, anywhere, any time.”

There is no right to strike against the public safety by anybody, anywhere, any time.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “As I went about with my father, when he collected taxes, I knew that when taxes were laid someone had to work hard to earn the money to pay them.”

As I went about with my father, when he collected taxes, I knew that when taxes were laid someone had to work hard to earn the money to pay them.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “Industry, thrift and self-control are not sought because they create wealth, but because they create character.”

Industry, thrift and self-control are not sought because they create wealth, but because they create character.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “No enterprise can exist for itself alone.”

No enterprise can exist for itself alone.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “Advertising is the most potent influence in adapting and changing the habits and modes of life affecting what we eat, what we wear, and the work and play of a whole nation.”

Advertising is the most potent influence in adapting and changing the habits and modes of life affecting what we eat, what we wear, and the work and play of a whole nation.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “The American Revolution represented the informed and mature convictions of a great mass of independent, liberty-loving, God-fearing people who knew their rights, and possessed the courage to dare to maintain them.”

The American Revolution represented the informed and mature convictions of a great mass of independent, liberty-loving, God-fearing people who knew their rights, and possessed the courage to dare to maintain them.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “The door of opportunity swings wide open in our country. Through it, in constant flow, go those who toil. America recognizes no aristocracy save those who work. The badge of service is the sole requirement for admission to the ranks of our nobility.”

The door of opportunity swings wide open in our country. Through it, in constant flow, go those who toil. America recognizes no aristocracy save those who work. The badge of service is the sole requirement for admission to the ranks of our nobility.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “Collecting more taxes than is absolutely necessary is legalized robbery.”

Collecting more taxes than is absolutely necessary is legalized robbery.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “One of the greatest favors that can be bestowed upon the American people is economy in government.”

One of the greatest favors that can be bestowed upon the American people is economy in government.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “We are too solicitous for government intervention, on the theory, first, that the people themselves are helpless, and second, that the Government has superior capacity for action. Often times both of these conclusions are wrong.”

We are too solicitous for government intervention, on the theory, first, that the people themselves are helpless, and second, that the Government has superior capacity for action. Often times both of these conclusions are wrong.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “One with the law is a majority.”

One with the law is a majority.

— Calvin Coolidge


Calvin Coolidge Quote: “The government can supply no substitute for enterprise.”

The government can supply no substitute for enterprise.

— Calvin Coolidge

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