- “We have fallen heirs to the most glorious heritage a people ever received, and each one must do his part if we wish to show that the nation is worthy of its good fortune.”
- “Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.”
- “It is not what we have that will make us a great nation; it is the way in which we use it.”
- “Here is your country. Cherish these natural wonders, cherish the natural resources, cherish the history and romance as a sacred heritage, for your children and your children’s children.”
Theodore Roosevelt had the foresight to address issues that are still significant to sportsmen today, understanding that if we want to ensure critical habitat and quality hunting and fishing opportunities, we must plan carefully now.