Franklin Delano Roosevelt: “above all, try something”

July 24, 2010 at 9:36 am Leave a comment

by Alec Patton

In 1932, with America mired in the long aftermath of an unprecedented financial crisis, this was Franklin D. Roosevelt’s response:

“The country needs, and unless I mistake its temper, the country demands, bold, persistent experimentation. It is common sense to take a method and try it; if it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something.”

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