Truman: (Upon being told of FDR's death) Is there anything I can do for you?
Eleanor Roosevelt: Is there anything we can do for you? For you are the one in trouble now.
If you want a friend in Washington, buy a dog.
—Harry S Truman
If you can't take the heat, get out of the kitchen.
—Harry S Trumannote
Give 'em Hell, Harry!
—Democratic rallying cry during the 1948 election. note
"To err is Truman."
"My choice early in life was either to be a piano player in a whorehouse or a politician. And to tell the truth, there’s hardly any difference."
—Attributed to Truman