Copy & paste this link to your blog or website to reference this page
Quotation by Calvin Coolidge
Colonel, never go out to meet trouble. If you will just sit still, nine cases out of ten someone will intercept it before it reaches you.
Calvin Coolidge (1872–1933), U.S. president. Claude M. Fuess, Calvin Coolidge: The Man from Vermont, ch. 19, Little, Brown (1940).
Col. Theodore Roosevelt, Jr., urged vigorous action to enforce Prohibition.
Surprise me with a
The Columbia World of Quotations © 1996, Columbia University Press.
Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. Except as otherwise permitted by written agreement, the following are prohibited: copying substantial portions or the entirety of the work in machine readable form, making multiple printouts thereof, and other uses of the work inconsistent with U.S. and applicable foreign copyright and related laws.
Copyright © 2015 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.