Top Ten Best Dwight D. Eisenhower Quotes

Dwight David "Ike" Eisenhower was an American general and politicianas well as the 34th President of the United States.

The Top Ten

1 In preparing for battle, I have always found that plans are useless but planning is indispensable.
2 I hate war as only a soldier who has lived it can, only as one who has seen its brutality, its stupidity.
3 The troops, the air and the Navy did all that bravery and devotion to duty could do. If any blame or fault attaches to the attempt, it is mine alone.
4 War is mankind's most tragic and stupid folly;to seek or advise its deliberate provocation is a black crime against all men.Though you follow the trade of the warrior,you do so in the spirit of Washington-not of Genghis Khan.
5 We must be ready to dare all for our country. For history does not long entrust the care of freedom to the weak or the timid.. A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both.
6 The free individual has been justified as his own master; the state as his servant.
7 What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight-it's the size of the fight in the dog.
8 We look upon this shaken Earth,& we declare our firm and fixed purpose,the building of a peace with justice in a world where moral law prevails.The building of such a peace is a bold & solemn purpose.To proclaim it is easy.To serve it will be hard.
9 The hand of the aggressor is stayed by strength-and strength alone.
10 Neither a wise man or a brave man lies down on the tracks of history to wait for the train of the future to run over him.
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