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Dwight D. Eisenhower
Dwight D. Eisenhower

Commander of the Allied Forces in Europe during World War II, Dwight D. Eisenhower engineered the D-Day invasion and served as Supreme Commander of troops invading France. Following WWII, he became president of Columbia University but took leave to oversee NATO forces in 1951. As President, Eisenhower pursued moderate domestic policies while working to ease increasing tensions during the C…

Date of Birth: October 14, 1890
Date of Death: March 28, 1969


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"You don't lead by hitting people over the head-that's assault, not leadership." Dwight D. Eisenhower
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"No one can defeat us unless we first defeat ourselves." Dwight D. Eisenhower
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"Motivation is the art of getting people to do what you want them to do because they want to do it." Dwight D. Eisenhower
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"The best morale exist when you never hear the word mentioned. When you hear a lot of talk about it, it's usually lousy." Dwight D. Eisenhower
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"A sense of humor is part of the art of leadership, of getting along with people, of getting things done" Dwight D. Eisenhower
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"How has retirement affected my golf game? A lot more people beat me now." Dwight D. Eisenhower
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"That was not the biggest battle that ever was, but for me it always typified one thing-the dash, the ingenuity, the readiness at the first opportunity that characterizes the American soldier." Dwight D. Eisenhower
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"I feel like the fellow in jail who is watching his scaffold being built." Dwight D. Eisenhower
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"The purpose is clear. It is safety with solvency. The country is entitled to both." Dwight D. Eisenhower
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"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
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"What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight; it's the size of the fight in the dog" Dwight D. Eisenhower
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"Whatever America hopes to bring to pass in the world must first come to pass in the heart of America." Dwight D. Eisenhower
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"Americans, indeed all free men, remember that in the final choice a soldier's pack is not so heavy a burden as a prisoner's chains" Dwight D. Eisenhower
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"When the shallow critics denounce the profit motive inherent in our system of private enterprise, they ignore the fact that it is an economic support of every human right we possess and without it, all rights would soon disappear" Dwight D. Eisenhower
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"I like to believe that people in the long run are going to do more to promote peace than our governments. Indeed, I think that people want peace so much that one of these days governments had better get out of the way and let them have it." Dwight D. Eisenhower
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"Pessimism never won any battle." Dwight D. Eisenhower
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"The free world must not prove itself worthy of its own past." Dwight D. Eisenhower
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"Morale is the greatest single factor in successful wars" Dwight D. Eisenhower
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"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
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"Farming looks mighty easy when your plow is a pencil and you're a thousand miles from the corn field." Dwight D. Eisenhower
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"People in the long run are going to do more to promote peace than governments." Dwight D. Eisenhower
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