Dwight D. Eisenhower Quotes

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Dwight D. Eisenhower, or Ike, as his friends called him, was an American army general and statesman who served as the 34th President of the United States from 1953 to 1961.

Born October 14, 1890
Died March 28, 1969

Best 9 Quotes by Dwight D. Eisenhower

“A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both.”

Dwight D. Eisenhower

“All generalizations are inaccurate, including this one.”

Dwight D. Eisenhower

“If you want total security, go to prison. There you're fed, clothed, given medical care and so on. The only thing lacking... is freedom.”

Dwight D. Eisenhower

“Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.”

Dwight D. Eisenhower

“Never waste a minute thinking about people you don't like.”

Dwight D. Eisenhower

“Pessimism never won any battle.”

Dwight D. Eisenhower

“The search for a scapegoat is the easiest of all hunting expeditions.”

Dwight D. Eisenhower

“The world is more like it is now then it ever has before.”

Dwight D. Eisenhower

“When you are in any contest you should work as if there were - to the very last minute - a chance to lose it.”

Dwight D. Eisenhower