More From Harry S. Truman
- "In reading the lives of great men, I found that the first victory they won was over themselves… self-discipline with all of them came first."
- "I’ve said many a time that I think the Un-American Activities Committee in the House of Representatives was the most un-American thing in America!"
- "You know that being an American is more than a matter of where your parents came from. It is a belief that all men are created free and equal and that everyone deserves an even break."
More In History
- "China is an old nation with a colourful history. Its booming economy has triggered an appetite and a curiosity around the world for its art and culture, one that continues to grow. I can, however, tell people that it is a show with no actor."― Ai Weiwei
- "Neither the life of an individual nor the history of a society can be understood without understanding both."― C. Wright Mills
- "Those who don’t know history are destined to repeat it."― Edmund Burke