1. 10

    The intellectual tradition is one of servility to power, and if I didn't betray it I'd be ashamed of myself.

  2. 9

    The youth of America is their oldest tradition. It has been going on now for three hundred years.

  3. 8

    Tradition is a guide and not a jailer.

  4. 7

    It cannot be inherited, and if you want it you must obtain it by great labor.

  5. 6

    You must be in tune with the times and prepared to break with tradition.

  6. 5

    In America nothing dies easier than tradition.

  7. 4

    Teaching is not a lost art, but the regard for it is a lost tradition.

  8. 3

    Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but religiously follows the new.

  9. 2

    Every heart that has beat strongly and cheerfully has left a hopeful impulse behind it in the world, and bettered the tradition of mankind.

  10. 1

    Tradition is not to preserve the ashes, but to pass on the fire.