HIGH POINT UNIVERSITY
ACHIEVEMENT is the theme of this sculpture.
“It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.”
Wearing his “Rough Rider” uniform, he holds a ridng crop, a necessary instrument for an Army Cavalryman.
The 26th President of the United States, he is noted for his exuberant personality, range of interests and achievements, and his leadership of the Progressive Movement, as well as his "cowboy" persona and robust masculinity.