More From Henry L. Stimson
- "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."
- "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."
- "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."
More In Trust
- "When a man assumes a public trust he should consider himself a public property."― Thomas Jefferson
- "Not everyone can be trusted. I think we all have to be very selective about the people we trust."― Shelley Long
- "You cannot do everything at once, so find people you trust to help you. And don’t be afraid to say no."― Jane Seymour