Theodore Roosevelt Quote
We cannot afford to differ on the question of honesty if we expect our republic permanently to endure. Honesty is not so much a credit as an absolute prerequisite to efficient service to the public. Unless a man is honest, we have no right to keep him in public life; it matters not how brilliant his capacity.
The strenuous life; essays and addresses.: (ed. Best Books on, 1901) - ISBN: 9781623769925