Harry S Truman Quotes

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It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit. -Harry S Truman
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I have found the best way to give advice to your children is to find out what they want and then advise them to do it. -Harry S Truman
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America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagination and an unbeatable determination to do the job at hand. -Harry S Truman
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The reward of suffering is experience. -Harry S Truman
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When even one American - who has done nothing wrong - is forced by fear to shut his mind and close his mouth - then all Americans are in peril. -Harry S Truman
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The United Nations is designed to make possible lasting freedom and independence for all its members. -Harry S Truman
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When you have an efficient government, you have a dictatorship. -Harry S Truman
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In reading the lives of great men, I found that the first victory they won was over themselves... self-discipline with all of them came first. -Harry S Truman
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The atom bomb was no 'great decision.' It was merely another powerful weapon in the arsenal of righteousness. -Harry S Truman
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There is nothing new in the world except the history you do not know. -Harry S Truman
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A leader in the Democratic Party is a boss, in the Republican Party he is a leader. -Harry S Truman
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You want a friend in Washington? Get a dog. -Harry S Truman
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I never did give anybody hell. I just told the truth and they thought it was hell. -Harry S Truman
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Intense feeling too often obscures the truth. -Harry S Truman
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The absence of war is not peace. -Harry S Truman
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Actions are the seed of fate deeds grow into destiny. -Harry S Truman
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All through history it's the nations that have given most to generals and the least to the people that have been the first to fall -Harry S Truman
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The best way to give advise to your children is to find out what they want and then advise them to do it. -Harry S Truman
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I've said many a time that I think the Un-American Activities Committee in the House of Representatives was the most un-American thing in America! -Harry S Truman
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If you can read this, thank a teacher. -Harry S Truman
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You can never get all the facts from just one newspaper, and unless you have all the facts, you cannot make proper judgements about what is going on. -Harry S Truman
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People are very much wrought up about the Communist bugaboo -Harry S Truman
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A pessimist is one who makes difficulties of his opportunities and an optimist is one who makes opportunities of his difficulties -Harry S Truman
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I never give them hell. I just tell the truth and they think it's hell. -Harry S Truman
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My choice early in life was either to be a piano-player in a whorehouse or a politician. And to tell the truth, there's hardly any difference. -Harry S Truman
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There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment. -Harry S Truman
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We believe that all men are created equal because they are created in the image of God. -Harry S Truman
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Its a recession when your neighbor loses his job; its a depression when you lose your own. -Harry S Truman
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If you can't convince them, confuse them. -Harry S Truman
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I never did give them hell. I just told the truth, and they thought it was hell. -Harry S Truman
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If you want a friend in Washington, get a dog. -Harry S Truman
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In my Sunday School class there was a beautiful little girl with golden curls. I was smitten at once and still am. -Harry S Truman
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If we do not abolish war on this earth, then surely one day war will abolish us from the earth -Harry S Truman
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A bureaucrat is a Democrat who holds some office that a Republican wants. -Harry S Truman
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Every segment of our population, and every individual, has a right to expect from his government a fair deal. -Harry S Truman
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The only thing new in this world is the history that you don't know -Harry S Truman
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To hell with them. When history is written they will be the sons of bitches - not I. -Harry S Truman
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Whenever you have an efficient government you have a dictatorship. -Harry S Truman
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Whenever you have efficient government, you have a dictatorship. -Harry S Truman
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If there is one basic element in our Constitution, it is civilian control of the military -Harry S Truman
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When a leader is in the Democratic party he's a boss; when he's in the Republican party he's a leader -Harry S Truman
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Whenever I make a bum decision, I go out and make another one -Harry S Truman
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The decision doesn't have to be logical, it was unanimous. -Harry S Truman
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If I want to be great I have to win the victory over myself... self-discipline. -Harry S Truman
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How far would Moses have gone if he had taken a poll in Egypt?. -Harry S Truman
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Politics sure is the ruination of many a good man. -Harry S Truman
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All my life, whenever it comes time to make a decision, I make it and forget about it -Harry S Truman
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