Calvin Coolidge quotes

Who the hell is Calvin Coolidge?

Calvin Coolidge was the 30th President of the United States.

Calvin Coolidge quotes

“All growth depends upon activity. There is no development physically or intellectually without effort, and effort means work.”

Calvin Coolidge

“Don’t expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.”

Calvin Coolidge

“Don’t you know that four fifths of all our troubles in this life would disappear if we would just sit down and keep still?”

Calvin Coolidge

“I have found out in the course of a long public life that the things I did not say never hurt me.”

Calvin Coolidge

“If we judge ourselves only by our aspirations and everyone else only their conduct we shall soon reach a very false conclusion.”

Calvin Coolidge

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

Calvin Coolidge

“It takes a great man to be a good listener.”

Calvin Coolidge

“Never go out to meet trouble. If you will just sit still, nine cases out of ten someone will intercept it before it reaches you.”

Calvin Coolidge

“No person was ever honored for what he received. Honor has been the reward for what he gave.”

Calvin Coolidge

“Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. The slogan “Press on” has solved and always will solve the problems of the human race.”

Calvin Coolidge

“The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.”

Calvin Coolidge

“The only difference between a mob and a trained army is organization.”

Calvin Coolidge

“There is no dignity
quite so impressive,
and no independence
quite so important,
as living within your means.”

Calvin Coolidge

“Those who trust to chance must abide by the rules of chance.”

Calvin Coolidge

“We cannot do everything at once, but we can do something at once.”

Calvin Coolidge