Calvin Coolidge Quotes
Calvin Coolidge was the 30th President of the United States. He is said to have embodied the spirit and the hope of the middle class.
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“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.”
“We cannot do everything at once, but we can do something at once.”
“The right thing to do never requires any subterfuge, it is always simple and direct.”
“It takes a great man to be a good listener.”
“Never go out to meet trouble. If you just sit still, nine cases out of ten, someone will intercept it before it reaches you.”
– Calvin Coolidge (1872-1933)