Dwight D. Eisenhower

Dwight D. Eisenhower


The 34th President of the United States who was a five-star general in the Army and Supreme Commander of the Allied Forces during World War II.
  • When was
    Dwight D. Eisenhower born?

    Dwight D. Eisenhower was born on Tuesday, October 14, 1890

  • Where was
    Dwight D. Eisenhower born?

    Dwight D. Eisenhower was born in Denison, TX

  • How old is
    Dwight D. Eisenhower?

    Dwight D. Eisenhower is 133

Best Quotes

  • Things are more like they are now than they have ever been before.
  • The spirit of man is more important than mere physical strength, and the spiritual fiber of a nation than its wealth
  • When you are in any contest, you should work as if there were--to the very last minute--a chance to lose it. This is battle, this is politics, this is anything.
  • Neither a wise nor a brave man lies down on the tracks of history to wait for the train of the future to run over him.
  • Let us solemnly remember the sacrifices of all those who fought so valiantly, on the seas, in the air, and on foreign shores, to preserve our heritage of freedom, and let us reconsecrate ourselves to the task of promoting an enduring peace so that their efforts shall not have been in vain.
  • In order to be a leader a man must have followers. And to have followers, a man must have their confidence. Hence, the supreme quality for a leader is unquestionably integrity. Without it, no real success is possible, no matter whether it is on a section gang, a football field, in an army, or in an office. If a man's associates find him guilty of being phony, if they find that he lacks forthright integrity, he will fail. His teachings and actions must square with each other. The first great need, therefore is integrity and high purpose.
  • In London, my associates and I planned two great expeditions--that to invade the Mediterranean and later that to cross the Channel. London's hospitality to the Americans, her good-humored acceptance of the added inconvenience we brought, her example of fortitude and quiet confidence in the final outcome--all these helped to make the Supreme Headquarters of the two Allied expeditions the smooth-working organizations they became.
  • There is, in world affairs, a steady course to be followed between an assertion of strength that is truculent and a confession of helplessness that is cowardly.
  • What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight; it's the size of the fight in the dog.
  • An atheist is a man who watches a Notre Dame -- Southern Methodist University game and doesn't care who wins.
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