Harry Truman

1884 - 1972

A Quote by Harry S. Truman on business, careers, difficulty, politics, and success

The difficulty with businessmen entering politics, after they've had a successful business career, is that they want to start at the top.

Harry Truman (1884 - 1972)

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A Quote by Harry S. Truman on time and trying

Well, I wouldn't say I was in the 'great' class, but I had a great time while I was trying to be great.

Harry Truman (1884 - 1972)

Source: Memoirs

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A Quote by Harry S. Truman on democracy and leadership

A leader in the Democratic Party is a boss, in the Republican Party he is a leader.

Harry Truman (1884 - 1972)

Source: Memoirs

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A Quote by Harry S. Truman on advice and children

I have found that the best way to give advice to your children is to find out what they want, and then advise them to do it.

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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