Harry Truman Quotes

Top 59 wise famous quotes and sayings by Harry Truman

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Harry Truman quotes: There is a lure in power. It can get into a man's blood just as gambling and lust for money have been known to do. There is a lure in power. It can get into a man's blood just as gambling and lust for money have been known to do.
Harry Truman quotes: A pessimist is one who makes difficulties of his opportunities and an optimist is one who makes opportunities of his difficulties. A pessimist is one who makes difficulties of his opportunities and an optimist is one who makes opportunities of his difficulties.
Harry Truman quotes: Brave men don't belong to any one country. I respect bravery wherever I see it. Brave men don't belong to any one country. I respect bravery wherever I see it.
Harry Truman quotes: It is ignorance that causes most mistakes. It is ignorance that causes most mistakes.
Harry Truman quotes: The only thing that's really new is the history you don't know. The only thing that's really new is the history you don't know.
Harry Truman quotes: The Republicans believe in the minimum wage the more the minimum, the better. The Republicans believe in the minimum wage
the more the minimum, the better.
Harry Truman quotes: I shall continue to do what I think is right, whether anybody likes it or not. I shall continue to do what I think is right, whether anybody likes it or not.
Harry Truman quotes: Men often mistake notoriety for fame, and would rather be noticed for their vices than not be noticed at all. Men often mistake notoriety for fame, and would rather be noticed for their vices than not be noticed at all.
Harry Truman quotes: I don't believe in anti-anything. A man has to have a program; you have to be for something, otherwise you will never get anywhere. I don't believe in anti-anything. A man has to have a program; you have to be for something, otherwise you will never get anywhere.
Harry Truman quotes: If you can't dance then you are a loser. If you can't dance then you are a loser.
Harry Truman quotes: 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. 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 Truman quotes: I fear we are too much concerned with material things to remember that our real strength lies in spiritual values. I fear we are too much concerned with material things to remember that our real strength lies in spiritual values.
Harry Truman quotes: Mama and Papa are more to blame (for delinquency) than the kids; parents should stay home and raise their children and spend less time in taverns. Mama and Papa are more to blame (for delinquency) than the kids; parents should stay home and raise their children and spend less time in taverns.
Harry Truman quotes: We believe that all men are created equal because they are created in the image of God. We believe that all men are created equal because they are created in the image of God.
Harry Truman quotes: [I am] just a common everyday man whose instincts are to be ornery, who's anxious to be right. [I am] just a common everyday man whose instincts are to be ornery, who's anxious to be right.
Harry Truman quotes: Fame is a vapor, popularity is an accident, riches take wings, those who cheer today may curse tomorrow and only one thing endures - character. Fame is a vapor, popularity is an accident, riches take wings, those who cheer today may curse tomorrow and only one thing endures - character.
Harry Truman quotes: large numbers of reporters and large numbers of reporters and
Harry Truman quotes: Actions are the seeds of fate. Deeds grow into destiny. Actions are the seeds of fate. Deeds grow into destiny.
Harry Truman quotes: 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. 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 Truman quotes: It's a recession when your neighbor loses his job; it's a depression when you lose your own. It's a recession when your neighbor loses his job; it's a depression when you lose your own.
Harry Truman quotes: No nation on this globe should be more internationally minded than America because it was built by all nations. No nation on this globe should be more internationally minded than America because it was built by all nations.
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Harry Truman quotes: Not all readers become leaders, but all leaders must be readers. Not all readers become leaders, but all leaders must be readers.
Harry Truman quotes: I fired MacArthur because he wouldn't respect the authority of the president. I didn't fire him because he was a dumb son of a bitch, although he was. I fired MacArthur because he wouldn't respect the authority of the president. I didn't fire him because he was a dumb son of a bitch, although he was.
Harry Truman quotes: Believe and you're halfway there. Believe and you're halfway there.
Harry Truman quotes: A bureaucrat is a Democrat who holds some office that a Republican wants. A bureaucrat is a Democrat who holds some office that a Republican wants.
Harry Truman quotes: Not all readers are leaders, but all leaders are readers. Not all readers are leaders, but all leaders are readers.
Harry Truman quotes: A President cannot always be popular. A President cannot always be popular.
Harry Truman quotes: everything I've read about his death indicates that he died peacefully, and perhaps he died because he'd accomplished his purpose. He everything I've read about his death indicates that he died peacefully, and perhaps he died because he'd accomplished his purpose. He
Harry Truman quotes: I never did give them hell. I just told the truth, and they thought it was hell. I never did give them hell. I just told the truth, and they thought it was hell.
Harry Truman quotes: We must have strong minds, ready to accept facts as they are. We must have strong minds, ready to accept facts as they are.
Harry Truman quotes: The only thing new in the world is the history you do not know. The only thing new in the world is the history you do not know.
Harry Truman quotes: Experience has shown how deeply the seeds of war are planted by economic rivalry and social injustice. Experience has shown how deeply the seeds of war are planted by economic rivalry and social injustice.
Harry Truman quotes: Whenever you have an efficient government you have a dictatorship. Whenever you have an efficient government you have a dictatorship.