"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."
"Great minds discuss ideas average minds discuss events small minds discuss people."Harry S. Truman on Eleanor Roosevelt
"Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds."Harry S. Truman on Albert Einstein
"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them."Harry S. Truman on William Shakespeare
"One sees great things from the valley only small things from the peak."Harry S. Truman on Gilbert K. Chesterton
"All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope."Harry S. Truman on Winston Churchill
"It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit."
"Art is parasitic on life, just as criticism is parasitic on art."
"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."