Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
President Harry S Truman
Harry Truman
President Harry S Truman.
BornMay 8, 1884
Lamar, Missouri
DiedDecember 26, 1972
Kansas City, Missouri
Thirty-third President of the United States 1945-1953. Vice President of the United States 1945. United States Senator from Missouri 1935-1945. Once worked as an adult in a clothing store in Kansas City. Famous subject of the phrases "The Buck Stops Here" and "Give 'em Hell, Harry."

The repository contains four quotes from President Harry S Truman.

Politics and Government

My choice early in life was either to be a piano player in a whorehouse or a politician. And to tell the truth, thereís hardly any difference.

ReputationSuccess and Failure

It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.


When youíve done the best you can, you canít do any better.


I never did give anybody hell. I just told the truth, and they thought it was hell.