Henry L. Stimson Quotes

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Born: September 21, 1867, New York City, New York, USA
Birth Country: USA
Died: Huntington, Long Island, New York, USA, October 20, 1950
Occupation: Politician

1.
After I had gone through this matter with the President I told him of my condition of health and that my doctors felt that I must take a complete rest and that I thought that that meant leaving the Department finally in a short time.
- Henry L. Stimson

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Russia will occupy most of the good food lands of central Europe while we have the industrial portions. We must find some way of persuading Russia to play ball.
- Henry L. Stimson

3.
The chief lesson I have learned in a long life is that the only way you can make a man trustworthy is to trust him and the surest way to make him untrustworthy is to distrust him.
- Henry L. Stimson

4.
The only way to make a man trustworthy is to trust him.
- Henry L. Stimson

5.
We had news this morning of another successful atomic bomb being dropped on Nagasaki. These two heavy blows have fallen in quick succession upon the Japanese and there will be quite a little space before we intend to drop another.
- Henry L. Stimson

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