Famous Quotes from ...

Herbert Hoover



    About the time we can make the ends meet, somebody moves the ends.

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    Economic depression cannot be cured by legislative action or executive pronouncement. Economic wounds must be healed by the action of the cells of the economic body - the producers and consumers themselves.

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    All men are equal before fish.

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    The thing I enjoyed most were visits from children. They did not want public office.

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    Fishing is much more than fish. It is the great occasion when we may return to the fine simplicity of our forefathers.

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    Honor is not the exclusive property of any political party.

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    I'm the only person of distinction who has ever had a depression named for him.

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    No greater nor more affectionate honor can be conferred on an American than to have a public school named after him.

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    It is a paradox that every dictator has climbed to power on the ladder of free speech. Immediately on attaining power each dictator has suppressed all free speech except his own.

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    It is just as important that business keep out of government as that government keep out of business

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    When there is a lack of honor in government, the morals of the whole people are poisoned.

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