Harry Truman

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Harry Truman

Harry Truman

If I want to be great I have to win the victory over myself... self-discipline.More Harry Truman [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Most of the problems a President has to face have their roots in the past.More Harry Truman [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I found that the men and women who got to the top were those who did the jobs they had in hand, with everything they had of energy and enthusiasm and hard work.More Harry Truman [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A leader in the Democratic Party is a boss, in the Republican Party he is a leader.More Harry Truman [07/10/2011 04:07:49]
A politician is a man who understands government. A statesman is a politician who's been dead for 15 years.More Harry Truman [07/10/2011 04:07:03]
A President cannot always be popular.More Harry Truman [07/10/2011 04:07:10]
All the president is, is a glorified public relations man who spends his time flattering, kissing, and kicking people to get them to do what they are supposed to do anyway.More Harry Truman [07/10/2011 04:07:46]
Always be sincere, even if you don't mean it.More Harry Truman [07/10/2011 04:07:52]
America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagination and an unbeatable determination to do the job at hand.More Harry Truman [07/10/2011 04:07:59]
Any man who has had the job I've had and didn't have a sense of humor wouldn't still be here.More Harry Truman [07/10/2011 04:07:06]
Experience has shown how deeply the seeds of war are planted by economic rivalry and social injustice.More Harry Truman [07/10/2011 04:07:34]
I have no desire to crow over anybody or to see anybody eating crow, figuratively or otherwise. We should all get together and make a country in which everybody can eat turkey whenever he pleases.More Harry Truman [07/10/2011 04:07:18]
I remember when I first came to Washington. For the first six months you wonder how the hell you ever got here. For the next six months you wonder how the hell the rest of them ever got here.More Harry Truman [07/10/2011 04:07:38]
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!More Harry Truman [07/10/2011 04:07:57]
If I hadn't been President of the United States, I probably would have ended up a piano player in a bawdy house.More Harry Truman [07/10/2011 04:07:08]
If I'd known how much packing I'd have to do, I'd have run again.More Harry Truman [07/10/2011 04:07:17]
If you can't convince them, confuse them.More Harry Truman [07/10/2011 04:07:22]
If you can't stand the heat, get out of the kitchen.More Harry Truman [07/10/2011 04:07:29]
In my opinion eight years as president is enough and sometimes too much for any man to serve in that capacity.More Harry Truman [07/10/2011 04:07:36]
It is understanding that gives us an ability to have peace. When we understand the other fellow's viewpoint, and he understands ours, then we can sit down and work out our differencesMore Harry Truman [07/10/2011 04:07:07]
It sure is hell to be president.More Harry Truman [07/10/2011 04:07:15]
It's plain hokum. If you can't convince 'em, confuse 'em. It's an old political trick. But this time it won't work.More Harry Truman [07/10/2011 04:07:28]
Men make history and not the other way around. In periods where there is no leadership, society stands still. Progress occurs when courageous, skillful leaders seize the opportunity to change things for the better.More Harry Truman [07/10/2011 04:07:35]
My father was not a failure. After all, he was the father of a president of the United States.More Harry Truman [07/10/2011 04:07:13]
Richard Nixon is a no good, lying bastard. He can lie out of both sides of his mouth at the same time, and if he ever caught himself telling the truth, he'd lie just to keep his hand in.More Harry Truman [07/10/2011 04:07:35]

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