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I'm saving that rocker for the day when I feel as old as I really am.

Only our individual faith in freedom can keep us free.

I hate war as only a soldier who has lived it can, only as one who has seen its brutality, its stupidity.

Farming looks mighty easy when your plow is a pencil and you're a thousand miles from the corn field.

How has retirement affected my golf game? A lot more people beat me now.

You do not lead by hitting people over the head; that is assault, not leadership.

Should any political party attempt to abolish social security, unemployment insurance, and eliminate labor laws and farm programs, you would not hear of that party again in our political history.

The people of the world genuinely want peace. Some day the leaders of the world are going to have to give in and give it to them.

Oh, that lovely title, ex-president.

An intellectual is a man who takes more words than necessary to tell more than he knows.

We are going to have peace even if we have to fight for it.

Neither a wise man nor a brave man lies down on the tracks of history to wait for the train of the future to run over him.

A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both.
Inaugural Address, January 20, 1953

Leadership: The art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.

The older I get, the more wisdom I find in the ancient rule of taking first things first - a process which often reduces the most complex human problems to manageable proportions.

Plans are worthless, but planning is everything.

Every man who wants to be President is either an egomaniac or crazy.

The history of free men is never really written by chance but by choice; their choice!

This world of ours... must avoid becoming a community of dreadful fear and hate, and be, instead, a proud confederation of mutual trust and respect.

Pull the string, and it will follow wherever you wish. Push it, and it will go nowhere at all.

In most communities it is illegal to cry "fire" in a crowded assembly. Should it not be considered serious international misconduct to manufacture a general war scare in an effort to achieve local political aims?

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