Harry S. Truman Quotes
It's amazing how much you can accomplish if you don't care who gets the credit.
President Reagan had this as a sign on his desk at the Oval Office.
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.
Carry the battle to them. Don't let them bring it to you. Put them on the defensive and don't ever apologize for anything.
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.
I come to the office each morning and stay for long hours doing what has to be done to the best of my ability. And when you've done the best you can, you can't do any better. So when I go to sleep I turn everything over to the Lord and forget it.
I don't give them hell. I just tell the truth and they think it is hell.
I never give them hell. I just tell the truth and they think it's hell.
I studied the lives of great men and famous women, and 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.
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.
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 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.
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.
Wherever you have an efficient government, you have a dictatorship.