Dwight D. Eisenhower Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Dwight D. Eisenhower quotes, Dwight D. Eisenhower sayings, and Dwight D. Eisenhower proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, signifies in the final sense a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed. Dwight D. Eisenhower
In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable. 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
???Freedom has its life in the hearts, the actions, the spirit of men and so it must be daily earned and refreshed - else like a flower cut from its life-giving roots, it will wither and die.? Dwight D. Eisenhower
Freedom has its life in the hearts, the actions, the spirit of men and so it must be daily earned and refreshed - else like a flower cut from its life-giving roots, it will wither and die. Dwight D. Eisenhower
The older I get the more wisdom I find in the ancient rule of taking first things first. A process which often reduces the most complex human problem to a manageable proportion. Dwight D. Eisenhower
Only Americans can hurt America. Dwight D. Eisenhower
If progress is to be steady we must have long term guides extending far ahead. Dwight D. Eisenhower
In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable. Dwight D. Eisenhower
In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable. Dwight D. Eisenhower
There's no tragedy in life like the death of a child. Things never get back to the way they were. Dwight D. Eisenhower
There's no tragedy in life like the death of a child. Things never get back to the way they were. Dwight D. Eisenhower
Politics ought to be the part-time profession of every citizen who would protect the rights and privileges of free people and who would preserve what is good and fruitful in our national heritage. Dwight D. Eisenhower
The clearest way to show what the rule of law means to us in everyday life is to recall what has happened when there is no rule of law. Dwight D. Eisenhower
Neither a wise man nor a brave man lies down on the tracks of history to wait for the train of the future to run over him. Dwight D. Eisenhower
Farming looks mighty easy when your plow is a pencil and you're a thousand miles from the corn field. Dwight D. Eisenhower
There's no tragedy in life like the death of a child. Things never get back to the way they were. Dwight D. Eisenhower
Freedom has its life in the hearts, the actions, the spirit of men and so it must be daily earned and refreshed-else like a flower cut from its life-giving roots, it will wither and die. Dwight D. Eisenhower
The middle of the road is all of the usable surface. The extremes, right and left, are in the. Dwight D. Eisenhower
May the light of freedom, coming to all darkened lands, flame brightly until at last the darkness is no more. Dwight D. Eisenhower
Neither a wise man nor a brave man lies down on the tracks of history to wait for the train of the future to run over him. 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
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
A sense of humor is part of the art of leadership, of getting along with people, of getting things done. Dwight D. Eisenhower
If progress is to be steady we must have long term guides extending far ahead. Dwight D. Eisenhower
There is no glory in battle worth the blood it costs. Dwight D. Eisenhower
This world of ours must avoid becoming a community of dreadful fear and hate, and be, instead, a proud confederation of mutual trust and respect. Dwight D. Eisenhower
Extremes to the right and to the left of any political dispute are always wrong. Dwight D. Eisenhower
Plans are worthless. Planning is essential. Dwight D. Eisenhower
Organizations cannot make a genius out of an incompetent. On the other hand, disorganization can scarcely fail to result in efficiency. Dwight D. Eisenhower