Dwight D. Eisenhower

The 34th President of the United States; also, a five-star general.

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6 quotations — 1 Funny, 5 Serious.

  1. Things are more like they are now than they ever were before.

  2. An intellectual is a man who takes more words than necessary to tell more than he knows.
  3. In preparing for battle, I have always found that plans are useless.
    But planning is indispensable.
  4. In the councils of government, we must guard against the acquisition of unwarranted influence, whether sought or unsought, by the military-industrial complex.
    The potential for the disastrous rise of misplaced power exists and will persist.
    [In his Farewell Address.]
  5. May we never confuse honest dissent with disloyal subversion.
  6. What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight.
    It's the size of the fight in the dog that matters.