"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."
"You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty."Harry S. Truman on Mahatma Gandhi
"An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life."Harry S. Truman on Robert A. Heinlein
"It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society."Harry S. Truman on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both."Harry S. Truman on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"There is more to life than increasing its speed."Harry S. Truman on Mahatma Gandhi
"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."