Franklin D. Roosevelt

U.S. American politician, 32nd president of the United States (1882−1945)

Franklin Delano Roosevelt (January 30, 1882 – April 12, 1945) was the 32nd President of the United States.

Franklin Delano Roosevelt

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  • "Happiness lies not in the mere possession of money; it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort."[1]     
Simple: Money will not make you happy. Doing something good will give you joy.
  • "Every time an artist dies, part of the vision of mankind passes with him."[2]     
Simple: Every time an artist dies, part of the vision of people dies with him.


  1. First Inaugural Address (March 4, 1933)
  2. Quoted in Peter's Quotations: Ideas for Our Time. Laurence J. Peter. Bantam Books, New York NY, USA. 1977/1979.

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