"Our real problem, then, is not our strength today it is rather the vital necessity of action today to ensure our strength tomorrow."
"We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face... we must do that which we think we cannot."Dwight D. Eisenhower on Eleanor Roosevelt
"That which does not kill us makes us stronger."Dwight D. Eisenhower on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved."Dwight D. Eisenhower on Helen Keller
"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men."Dwight D. Eisenhower on John F. Kennedy
"The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places."Dwight D. Eisenhower on Ernest Hemingway
"Few women, I fear, have had such reason as I have to think the long sad years of youth were worth living for the sake of middle age."
"Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it."
"Motivation is the art of getting people to do what you want them to do because they want to do it."
"The best morale exist when you never hear the word mentioned. When you hear a lot of talk about it, it's usually lousy."
"If the United Nations once admits that international disputes can be settled by using force, then we will have destroyed the foundation of the organization and our best hope of establishing a world order."