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Teddy Roosevelt delivers a speech on a platform.
my personal hero.....yes, I know he beat his wife.....but he also preserved Yellowstone for all of us...and sometimes you just have to have priorities.
Young Teddy Roosevelt. Here he is straight from sculling practice at Harvard. laphamsquarterly: Theodore Roosevelt. IN SHORTS.
Theodore Roosevelt .. Sickly as a young boy with little that doctors could do for him, his father built a gym in their attic and told the boy "you will have to build your body and cure yourself". He built his body into an almost tireless machine and lived what he called "a vigorous life".
Theodore "Teddy" Roosevelt. 26th President of the United States. "Speak softly and carry a big stick." Received the Medal of Honor posthumously in 2001 for leading the Rough Riders in the Spanish-American War. Nobel Peace Prize winner. Bull Moose Party. Gave a 90-minute speech after being shot in the chest while campaigning for President. Enough said.