Authors that match 'franklin'.

Franklin P. Adams American Journalist (1881-1960)
Franklin Pierce Adams American Writer (1881-1960)
Aretha Franklin American Musician (1942-)
Benjamin Franklin American Politician (1706-1790)
John Hope Franklin American Historian (1915-)
Miles Franklin Australian Writer (1879-1954)
E. Franklin Frazier American Sociologist (1894-1962)
Franklin Jones American Celebrity (1939-)
Franklin P. Jones American Journalist (1908-1980)
Benjamin Franklin King (-)
Franklin Knight Lane American Politician (-)
Franklin Pierce American President (1804-1869)
Franklin Raines American Businessman (1949-)
Franklin D. Roosevelt American President (1882-1945)
Joseph Franklin Rutherford American Clergyman (1869-1942)

Quotations that match 'franklin'.

I think Democrats made a mistake running away from liberalism. Liberalism, uh, Franklin Roosevelt, Harry Truman, John and Robert Kennedy - that's what the Democratic party ought to reach for. Theodore C. Sorensen
[ Away Democratic Democrats Franklin Harry John Kennedy Liberalism Made Mistake Ought Party Reach Robert Roosevelt Running Think Truman Uh]
Since Social Security was established by President Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1935 to ensure economic security for American workers, poverty among American seniors has dramatically declined. Steve Israel
[ American Among Declined Dramatically Economic Ensure Established Franklin Poverty President Roosevelt Security Seniors Since Social Workers]
I don't want to go negative on Franklin Delano Roosevelt, but he didn't pass an economic deal in the first 100 days. We have passed the largest Recovery Act in the history of the country. Rahm Emanuel
[ Act Country Days Deal Economic First Franklin Go History Largest Negative Pass Passed Recovery Roosevelt Want]
How I longed to see these things; how I longed to see the Liberty Bell and walk on the streets where Thomas Jefferson, Tom Paine and Benjamin Franklin had walked. Burl Ives
[ Bell Benjamin Franklin Had How Jefferson Liberty Longed Paine See Streets These Things Thomas Tom Walk Walked Where]
To me, Arnold was a pioneer in the spirit of Thomas Edison or Benjamin Franklin, while Tiger is a pioneer in the spirit of Bill Gates. Mark McCormack
[ Arnold Benjamin Bill Edison Franklin Gates Pioneer Spirit Thomas Tiger While]
The issues are by some geometric number - 100 or 200 or 500 - times more complicated today than we appreciated them to be when Franklin Roosevelt was around. Gaylord Nelson
[ Appreciated Around Complicated Franklin Geometric Issues More Number Roosevelt Some Than Them Times Today]
Ben Franklin may have discovered electricity- but it is the man who invented the meter who made the money. Earl Warren Money
[ Ben Discovered Franklin Invented Made Man May Meter Money]
Ronald Reagan is clearly to television what Franklin Roosevelt was to radio. David R. Gergen
[ Clearly Franklin Radio Reagan Ronald Roosevelt Television]
Jackson, however, persevered. He joined the Franklin Debating Society, an institution that had been in existence over fifty years, and had enrolled in its membership some of the ablest men in Virginia. Daniel H. Hill
[ Been Debating Enrolled Existence Fifty Franklin Had However Institution Jackson Joined Membership Men Over Society Some Virginia Years]
Franklin Roosevelt had to govern at a time of crisis. If you're going to make changes in the way a nation thinks, you have to have the ability to take the crisis of the moment and use it to shape an agenda. Pete du Pont
[ Ability Agenda Changes Crisis Franklin Going Govern Had Make Moment Nation Roosevelt Shape Take Thinks Time Use Way]
The voice of God, if you must know, is Aretha Franklin's. Marianne Faithfull
[ Aretha Franklin God Know Must Voice]
People have always said - those words, 'too conservative,' is fairly relative. I'm sure that they probably said that about Thomas Jefferson and George Washington and Benjamin Franklin. Sharron Angle
[ Always Benjamin Conservative Fairly Franklin George Jefferson Probably Relative Said Sure Thomas Those Too Washington Words]
It's easy to kick somebody when they're down. George W. Bush has dealt with more difficult issues than any president since Franklin Roosevelt. And I've told my colleagues it's time that we go stand up for the president. John Boehner
[ Any Bush Colleagues Dealt Difficult Down Easy Franklin George Go Issues Kick More President Roosevelt Since Somebody Stand Than Time Told Up]
It is essential for politicians to make a connection with us, as Franklin Roosevelt did, as Teddy Roosevelt did, as John F. Kennedy did, as Ronald Reagan did. Peter Jennings
[ Connection Did Essential Franklin John Kennedy Make Politicians Reagan Ronald Roosevelt Teddy Us]
It is really quite amazing that all of the folks supporting privatization, from the president on down, keep invoking the name of my grandfather, Franklin Delano Roosevelt. James Roosevelt
[ Amazing Down Folks Franklin Grandfather Invoking Keep Name President Privatization Quite Really Roosevelt Supporting]
Franklin Roosevelt was very concerned about environmental issues. Gaylord Nelson
[ Concerned Environmental Franklin Issues Roosevelt Very]
Imagination has brought mankind through the dark ages to its present state of civilization. Imagination led Columbus to discover America. Imagination led Franklin to discover electricity. L. Frank Baum Imagination
[ Ages America Brought Civilization Columbus Dark Discover Electricity Franklin Imagination Led Mankind Present State Through]
There was a time in American history when almost every white person knew who Aretha Franklin was. Peabo Bryson
[ Almost American Aretha Every Franklin History Knew Person Time White]
Especially when I first really started to work with Kenneth and Franklin, who had been in space already. And so, they were able to talk about space and tell me a few things about how things would really happen. Philippe Perrin
[ Able Already Been Especially Few First Franklin Had Happen How Kenneth Really Space Started Talk Tell Things Were Work Would]
Franklin Roosevelt said the test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance to those who have much; it is whether we provide enough to those who have too little. This reconciliation package fails that test as well. Patrick J. Kennedy
[ Abundance Add Enough Fails Franklin Little More Much Our Package Progress Provide Reconciliation Roosevelt Said Test Those Too Well Whether]
The great leaders of the second world war alliance, Franklin Roosevelt and Winston Churchill, understood the twin sides of destruction and salvation. Their war aims were not only to defeat fascism, but to create a world of shared prosperity. Jeffrey Sachs
[ Aims Alliance Churchill Create Defeat Destruction Fascism Franklin Great Leaders Only Prosperity Roosevelt Salvation Second Shared Sides Their Twin Understood War Were Winston World]
Benjamin Franklin may have discovered electricity, but it was the man who invented the meter who made the money. Earl Wilson
[ Benjamin Discovered Electricity Franklin Invented Made Man May Meter Money]
Franklin Roosevelt was a great leader. He saw how to use the levers of power to affect change. Pete du Pont
[ Affect Change Franklin Great How Leader Levers Power Roosevelt Saw Use]
Meeting Franklin Roosevelt was like opening your first bottle of champagne; knowing him was like drinking it. Winston Churchill
[ Bottle Champagne Drinking First Franklin Him Knowing Meeting Opening Roosevelt Your]
I want to sing like Aretha Franklin. Before her I wanted the technical ability of Ella Fitzgerald. Lena Horne
[ Ability Aretha Before Ella Fitzgerald Franklin Her Sing Technical Want Wanted]
When the stock market crashed, Franklin Roosevelt got on the television and didn't just talk about the princes of greed. He said, 'Look, here's what happened.' Joe Biden
[ Crashed Franklin Got Greed Happened Here Just Look Market Princes Roosevelt Said Stock Talk Television]
Benjamin Franklin said there were only two things certain in life: death and taxes. But I'd like to add a third certainty: trash. And while some in this room might want to discuss reducing taxes, I want to talk about reducing trash. Ruth Ann Minner
[ Add Benjamin Certain Certainty Death Discuss Franklin Life Might Only Reducing Room Said Some Talk Taxes Things Third Trash Two Want Were While]
I know I'm not going to sing like Aretha Franklin or Elvis Presley or any of those people. George Thorogood
[ Any Aretha Elvis Franklin Going Know Presley Sing Those]
If their were more Franklin operations it could help the cause much more than right wing activity. Tom Metzger
[ Activity Cause Could Franklin Help More Much Operations Right Than Their Were Wing]
Has President Bush exceeded his constitutional authority or acted illegally in authorizing wiretaps without a warrant? Benjamin Franklin would not have thought so. Pete du Pont
[ Acted Authority Authorizing Benjamin Bush Constitutional Exceeded Franklin His Illegally President Thought Warrant Without Would]