"Art is parasitic on life, just as criticism is parasitic on art."
"True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist."Harry S. Truman on Albert Einstein
"If you hear a voice within you say 'you cannot paint,' then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced."Harry S. Truman on Vincent Van Gogh
"The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person."Harry S. Truman on Abraham Lincoln
"The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance."Harry S. Truman on Aristotle
"A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament."Harry S. Truman on Oscar Wilde
"It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit."
"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."
"The best way to give advice to your children is to find out what they want and then advise them to do it."
"You and I are stuck with the necessity of taking the worst of two evils or none at all. So-I'm taking the immature Democrat as the best of the two. Nixon is impossible."
"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."