Presidents like teddy roosevelt and Lyndon Johnson wore their aggressiveness as a badge of honor.
Usually they were Democrats, although back in the day some were Republicans, including teddy roosevelt.
Turn-of-the-century progressives like teddy roosevelt wanted moderate change—reform, not revolution.
I answered that while all candidates are imperfect, Romney was not running against the second coming of teddy roosevelt either.
One of the earliest ticker-tape parades was for teddy roosevelt when he returned from an African safari in 1910.
"teddy roosevelt didn't like that wetting, and I know it," one of the cowboys has said since.
The confidence of teddy roosevelt as well as its strength had been shaken.
Although Lincoln is one of his favorite heroes, teddy roosevelt tops his list of great men and he never failed to vote for him.
I served the dinner for teddy roosevelt there, thirty years ago.
A swamp bearone of the kind teddy roosevelt came down here to shoot when he was president!
the family in America originally bore the name Van Roosevelt, "of the field of roses," descriptive of their estates in Holland. Claes Martenszen Van Rosenvelt, born August 1649, emigrated to New Amsterdam. His son (1653) and all his descendants dropped the "Van." Related: Rooseveltian.