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Harry S. Truman Quotes: "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 differences."

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 differences.




Harry S. Truman Quotes: "When you have an efficient government, you have a dictatorship."

When you have an efficient government, you have a dictatorship.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "I would rather have peace in the world than be President."

I would rather have peace in the world than be President.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "A President needs political understanding to run the government, but he may be elected without it."

A President needs political understanding to run the government, but he may be elected without it.




Harry S. Truman Quotes: "My father was not a failure. After all, he was the father of a president of the United States."

My father was not a failure. After all, he was the father of a president of the United States.



Harry S. 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 S. Truman Quotes: "The Marine Corps is the Navy's police force and as long as I am President that is what it will remain. They have a propaganda machine that is almost equal to Stalin's."

The Marine Corps is the Navy's police force and as long as I am President that is what it will remain. They have a propaganda machine that is almost equal to Stalin's.




Harry S. Truman Quotes: "The atom bomb was no 'great decision.' It was merely another powerful weapon in the arsenal of righteousness."

The atom bomb was no 'great decision.' It was merely another powerful weapon in the arsenal of righteousness.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "A leader in the Democratic Party is a boss, in the Republican Party he is a leader."

A leader in the Democratic Party is a boss, in the Republican Party he is a leader.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagination and an unbeatable determination to do the job at hand."

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 Quotes: "I never did give anybody hell. I just told the truth and they thought it was hell."

I never did give anybody hell. I just told the truth and they thought it was hell.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "You want a friend in Washington? Get a dog."

You want a friend in Washington? Get a dog.




Harry S. Truman Quotes: "A President cannot always be popular."

A President cannot always be popular.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "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."

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 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 S. Truman Quotes: "The only things worth learning are the things you learn after you know it all."

The only things worth learning are the things you learn after you know it all.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "You know that being an American is more than a matter of where your parents came from. It is a belief that all men are created free and equal and that everyone deserves an even break."

You know that being an American is more than a matter of where your parents came from. It is a belief that all men are created free and equal and that everyone deserves an even break.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "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."

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.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "The United Nations is designed to make possible lasting freedom and independence for all its members."

The United Nations is designed to make possible lasting freedom and independence for all its members.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "I do not believe there is a problem in this country or the world today which could not be settled if approached through the teaching of the Sermon on the Mount."

I do not believe there is a problem in this country or the world today which could not be settled if approached through the teaching of the Sermon on the Mount.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "The reward of suffering is experience."

The reward of suffering is experience.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "If you can't convince them, confuse them."

If you can't convince them, confuse them.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "There is nothing new in the world except the history you do not know."

There is nothing new in the world except the history you do not know.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "A politician is a man who understands government. A statesman is a politician who's been dead for 15 years."

A politician is a man who understands government. A statesman is a politician who's been dead for 15 years.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "Those who want the Government to regulate matters of the mind and spirit are like men who are so afraid of being murdered that they commit suicide to avoid assassination."

Those who want the Government to regulate matters of the mind and spirit are like men who are so afraid of being murdered that they commit suicide to avoid assassination.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "We shall never be able to remove suspicion and fear as potential causes of war until communication is permitted to flow, free and open, across international boundaries."

We shall never be able to remove suspicion and fear as potential causes of war until communication is permitted to flow, free and open, across international boundaries.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "Art is parasitic on life, just as criticism is parasitic on art."

Art is parasitic on life, just as criticism is parasitic on art.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "Intense feeling too often obscures the truth."

Intense feeling too often obscures the truth.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "I don't give them hell. I just tell the truth and they think it is hell."

I don't give them hell. I just tell the truth and they think it is hell.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "Democracy is based on the conviction that man has the moral and intellectual capacity as well as the inalienable right to govern himself with reason and justice."

Democracy is based on the conviction that man has the moral and intellectual capacity as well as the inalienable right to govern himself with reason and justice.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "The president is the representative of the whole nation and he's the only lobbyist that all the one hundred and sixty million people in this country have."

The president is the representative of the whole nation and he's the only lobbyist that all the one hundred and sixty million people in this country have.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "Well I wouldn't say that I was in the 'great' class but I had a great time while I was trying to be great."

Well I wouldn't say that I was in the 'great' class but I had a great time while I was trying to be great.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "Within the first few months I discovered that being a president is like riding a tiger. A man has to keep riding or be swallowed."

Within the first few months I discovered that being a president is like riding a tiger. A man has to keep riding or be swallowed.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "Harricum! Harricum! Give 'em hell Harricum!"

Harricum! Harricum! Give 'em hell Harricum!



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "The buck stops here."

The buck stops here.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "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 differences."

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 differences.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "Any man who has had the job I've had and didn't have a sense of humor wouldn't still be here."

Any man who has had the job I've had and didn't have a sense of humor wouldn't still be here.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "How far would Moses have gone if he had taken a poll in Egypt?"

How far would Moses have gone if he had taken a poll in Egypt?



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "The "C" students run the world."

The "C" students run the world.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "Wherever you have an efficient government you have a dictatorship."

Wherever you have an efficient government you have a dictatorship.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "'Sartor Resartus' is simply unreadable and for me that always sort of spoils a book."

'Sartor Resartus' is simply unreadable and for me that always sort of spoils a book.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "Here lies Jack Williams. He done his damndest."

Here lies Jack Williams. He done his damndest.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "The President spends most of his time kissing people on the cheek in order to get them to do what they ought to do without getting kissed."

The President spends most of his time kissing people on the cheek in order to get them to do what they ought to do without getting kissed.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "Once a decision was made I did not worry about it afterward."

Once a decision was made I did not worry about it afterward.



Harry S. Truman Quotes: "But we are only termites on a planet and maybe when we bore too deeply into the planet there'll be a reckoning. Who knows?"

But we are only termites on a planet and maybe when we bore too deeply into the planet there'll be a reckoning. Who knows?