TRUMAN STATUE UNVEILING

President Truman is back in Washington!

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Portraits of Courage at the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library & Museum

PORTRAITS OF COURAGE

President Bush's Tribute to America's Warriors

Opening October 13

NOW OPEN

All new. All TRU. Embark on the extraordinary journey.

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Truman Medal for Economic Policy

Truman Medal for Economic Policy

Roger Ferguson on "The Future of American Capitalism"

Free Public Forum

Make no little plans. Make the biggest one you can think of, and spend the rest of your life carrying it out.

Harry S. Truman

I never sit on a fence. I am either on one side or another.

Harry S. Truman

I never did give anybody hell. I just told the truth and they thought it was hell.

Harry S. Truman

You cannot stop the spread of an idea by passing a law against it.

Harry S. Truman

Being president is like riding a tiger. A man has to keep riding or be swallowed.

Harry S. Truman

I don't pass the buck, nor do I alibi out of any decision I make.

Harry S. Truman