Browse Collections (24 total)

Civic Architecture and Public Works (A-1)

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"What vast additions to the conveniences and comforts of living might mankind have acquired, if the money spent in wars had been employed in works of…

Criminal Justice & Investigative Services (B-4)

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"I was having a better time at my job than were those of my peers who had opted for private practice. Life as a public servant was more interesting.…

Diversity in Public Service (D-1)

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"If we cannot now end our differences, at least we can help make the world safe for diversity." - John F. Kennedy   Age, economic, educational,…

Environmental Protection (C-1)

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"When the well's dry, we know the worth of water."  - Benjamin Franklin, (1706-1790), Poor Richard's Almanac.  Public service employees and volunteers…

Leadership for the Public Service (D-2)

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"There is no greater calling than to serve your fellow men. There is no greater contribution than to help the weak. There is no greater satisfaction…

Military Service (B-2)

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“I have never advocated war except as a means of peace.” -Ulysses S. Grant Military service can be voluntary and involuntary. Although many countries…

Motivation for the Public Service (D-3)

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"I was having a better time at my job than were those of my peers who had opted for private practice. Life as a public servant was more interesting.…

Oaths of Office (A-3)

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"The duty imposed upon him [the president] to take care that the laws be faithfully executed, follows out the strong injunctions of his oath of…

Philanthropy (G-3)

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“We make a living by what we get; we make a life by what we give.”  -Winston Churchill Philanthropy is an age-old concept, which comes in many forms…

Postal Service (A-4)

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“Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds." -Inscription on the…