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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?


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This page presents the quote "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?". Author of this quote is Harry S. Truman. This quote is about international-relations, war, nuclear-war, political-science, nuclear-bomb,.