Today’s Quotes: Harry Truman’s Advice to Democrats

“Carry the battle to them. Don’t let them bring it to you. Put them on the defensive. And don’t ever apologize for anything.”
Harry S Truman (1884-1972)

“I never did give them hell. I just told the truth, and they thought it was hell.”
― Harry S Truman on the Republican Party.

“It’s an old political trick: ‘If you can’t convince ’em, confuse ’em.’ But this time it won’t work.”
― Harry S. Truman, on the Republicans.

“Suppose you were an idiot. And suppose you were a Republican. But I repeat myself.”
― Harry S Truman, based on a Mark Twain joke about Congress.

“How many times do you have to get hit over the head until you figure out who’s hitting you?”
― Harry S Truman

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