"After I had gone through this matter with the President I told him of my condition of health and that my doctors felt that I must take a complete rest and that I thought that that meant leaving the Department finally in a short time."
"To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear."Henry L. Stimson on Buddha
"The wish for healing has always been half of health."Henry L. Stimson on Lucius Annaeus Seneca
"A healthy attitude is contagious but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier."Henry L. Stimson on Tom Stoppard
"Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul."Henry L. Stimson on John Muir
"'Tis healthy to be sick sometimes."Henry L. Stimson on Henry David Thoreau
"Russia will occupy most of the good food lands of central Europe while we have the industrial portions. We must find some way of persuading Russia to play ball."
"We had news this morning of another successful atomic bomb being dropped on Nagasaki. These two heavy blows have fallen in quick succession upon the Japanese and there will be quite a little space before we intend to drop another."
"The chief lesson I have learned in a long life is that the only way you can make a man trustworthy is to trust him and the surest way to make him untrustworthy is to distrust him."
"The only way to make a man trustworthy is to trust him."