quote by Harry S. Truman

An honest public servant can't become rich in politics. He can only attain greatness and satisfaction by service.

— Harry S. Truman

Strong Public Service quotations

Public service quote People do not buy goods and services. They buy relations, stories and magic.

People do not buy goods and services. They buy relations, stories and magic.

Those who are happiest are those who do the most for others.

Do all the good you can and make as little fuss about it as possible.

Public service quote Be the same person privately, publicly and personally.

Be the same person privately, publicly and personally.

The number of those who do selfless public service and those who serve without expecting any return, should increase. Their sterling qualities should show the way to the people at large. Their life would be a model to show how man should conduct himself in public life.

Which is supposed to mean they're doing something in their broadcasting they would not do is they were simply out to maximize profit; if they were really public service institutions, not purely profit maximizing institutions.

Which is supposed to mean they're doing something in their broadcasting they would not do is they were simply out to maximize profit; if they were really public service institutions, not purely profit maximizing institutions.

Public service quote Leadership is service, not position.

Leadership is service, not position.

The difference between burlesque and the newspapers is that the former never pretended to be performing a public service by exposure.

Privatization is a neoliberal and imperialist plan.

Health can't be privatized because it is a fundamental human right, nor can education, water, electricity and other public services. They can't be surrendered to private capital that denies the people from their rights.

The recipe for success is a tried and true one here in Rhode Island - innovation, reform, public service.

Public service quote People who complain in private want an answer. People who complain in public wan

People who complain in private want an answer. People who complain in public want an audience.

Public service must be more than doing a job efficiently and honestly.

It must be a complete dedication to the people and to the nation.

I myself am a Buddhist, not a Christian.

But I cannot help but think that if Christ ran a public establishment, it would be open to all, and He would be the last to refuse service to anyone. It is, simply put, the most un-Christian of notions.

Small men, seeking great wealth or power, have too often and too long turned even the highest levels of public service into mere personal opportunity.

Public service quote There is no such thing as public opinion. There is only published opinion.

There is no such thing as public opinion. There is only published opinion.

You are here to enrich the world, and you impoverish yourself if you forget the errand

I dare suggest that the composer would do himself and his music an immediate and eventual service by total, resolute and voluntary withdrawal from this public world to one of private performance and electronic media.

I have made no secret, either privately or publicly, of any sense of outrage over officially enforced military and war service. I regard it as a duty of conscience to fight against such barbarous enslavement of the individual with every means available.

Public service quote Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on Earth.

Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on Earth.

Public service is my motto.

In addition to fines, violators of decency standards could be required to air public service announcements serving educational and informational needs of children.

Only by giving are you able to receive more than you already have.

Public service quote The ultimate purpose of life is to be of service.

The ultimate purpose of life is to be of service.

Look at the orators in our republics;

as long as they are poor, both state and people can only praise their uprightness; but once they are fattened on the public funds, they conceive a hatred for justice, plan intrigues against the people and attack the democracy.

The more I help others to succeed, the more I succeed.

Without your voice being heard in Washington, the decisions we make aren't as good. I would urge women to consider public service. And if you want to run, give me a call. I'll help.

Public service quote Leadership is service, not position.

Leadership is service, not position.

In Holland, pensions were cut. The public health services for elderly people were cut. Enormous asocial tough measures. And at the same time people saw while the government has these enormous austerity measures, that the government spent billions of euros on asylum seekers who really weren't asylum seekers but migrants looking for a better life.

There's no greater challenge and there is no greater honor than to be in public service.

We rise by lifting others.

Public service quote No diet will remove all the fat from your body, becayse the brain is entirely fa

No diet will remove all the fat from your body, becayse the brain is entirely fat. Without a brain, you might look good, but all you could do is run for public office.

We only have what we give.

Better service for the customer is for the good of the public, and this is the true purpose of enterprise.

If we always helped one another, no one would need luck.

Public service quote The service you do for others is the rent you pay for your room here on Earth.

The service you do for others is the rent you pay for your room here on Earth.

There is no higher religion than human service.

We are not here merely to make a living. We are here to enrich the world.

The only reason to be in politics is public service.

There's no other reason. Frankly, if that's the best job you can get in terms of money, that's too bad, you know. Because frankly, it's not well paid, everyone knows that. So for most people it's a big sacrifice.

Public service quote Hundreds of billions of dollars are spent every year to control the public mind.

Hundreds of billions of dollars are spent every year to control the public mind.

There is no higher religion than human service. To work for the common good is the greatest creed.

Half of all women who are sexually active, but do not want to get pregnant, need publicly funded services to help them access public health programs like Medicaid and Title X, the national family planning program.

We cannot afford to differ on the question of honesty if we expect our republic permanently to endure. Honesty is not so much a credit as an absolute prerequisite to efficient service to the public. Unless a man is honest, we have no right to keep him in public life; it matters not how brilliant his capacity.

To work for the common good is the greatest creed.

We [at Soros Fund Management] use options and more exotic derivatives sparingly.

We try to catch new trends early and in later stages we try to catch trend reversals. Therefore, we tend to stabilize rather than destabilize the market. We are not doing this as a public service. It is our style of making money.

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