Hot Springs, South Dakota
President Teddy Roosevelt Speaks from the Mountain
"America must regain her rightful place as a world leader---but not without nobility of character---and we don't see enough of that today.
"We need a Progressive Party to break the political monopoly. We need a Party for men and women with true character, with moral fiber, integrity and fortitude. We need voters who expect a candidate to be one of known character, courage and conviction.
"Allow me to read excerpts of
what I said in 1910:
"On the brink of the 21st Century, America must recognize the need for a similar moral renewal---for each generation. I believe there is already just such a movement spreading across America. Therein is true progress for mankind. It is the only future hope for civilization.