Harry Truman

1884 - 1972

A Quote by Harry S. Truman on force, power, and war

Sixteen hours ago an American airplane dropped one bomb on Hiroshima. . . . The force from which the sun draws its power has been loosed against those who brought war to the Far East.

Harry Truman (1884 - 1972)

Source: First announcement of the atomic bomb, August 6, 1945

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A Quote by Harry S. Truman on good

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Being too good is apt to be uninterresting.

Harry Truman (1884 - 1972)

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A Quote by Harry S. Truman on belief and planning

You can always amend a big plan, but you can never expand a little one. I don't believe in little plans. I believe in plans big enough to meet a situation which we can't possibly foresee now.

Harry Truman (1884 - 1972)

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A Quote by Harry S. Truman

The buck stops here.

Harry Truman (1884 - 1972)

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A Quote by Harry S. Truman on soldiers

I always considered statesmen to be more expendable than soldiers.

Harry Truman (1884 - 1972)

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A Quote by Harry S. Truman on dignity, eternity, nations, and world

Radio address to delegates at the opening session of the United Nations conference, San Francisco, April 23, 1945: We must build a new world, a far better world - one in which the eternal dignity of man is respected.

Harry Truman (1884 - 1972)

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