Wednesday, July 9, 2008

PRESIDENT

I have a school project. My project is to search for quotations of former presidents of the United States . It’s kind of easy so we will pass this tomorrow. I hope I will get a high score for this history project. Here are the lists of my research. I wish I will get an A grade. J



*Let us have faith that right makes might; and in that faith let us to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it.
Abraham Lincoln (1809 - 1865)
U.S. president.
Address at Cooper Union, New York


*There was nothing left for us to do but to take them all, and to educate the Filipinos, and uplift and civilize and Christianize them, and by God's grace do the very best we could for them, as our fellowmen for whom Christ also died.
Attributed to William McKinley (1843 - 1901)
U.S. president.
Referring to his decision to claim the Philippine Islands for the United States .


*There is a mysterious cycle in human events. To some generations much is given. Of other generations much is expected. This generation has a rendezvous with destiny.
Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882 - 1945)
U.S. president.
Speech accepting the Democratic Party presidential nomination


*Every nation in every region now has a decision to make: either you are with us or you are with the terrorists.
George W. Bush (1946 - )
U.S. governor and president, September 20, 2001 .
Addressing a joint session of Congress following the attacks of September 11, 2001 .

 

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