Bess Truman, American First Lady ( February 13, 1885 - October 18, 1982 )

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I'm no different from anybody else. If I don't have a card, I can't check out these books.~Bess Truman

Different Check Books

You may invite the entire 35th Division to your wedding if you want to. I guess it's going to be yours as well as mine. We might as well have the church full while we are at it.~Bess Truman

Wedding May Want

A woman's place in public is to sit beside her husband, be silent, and be sure her hat is on straight.~Bess Truman

Woman Husband Silent

I won't lock my doors or bar them either if any of the old coots in the pictures out in the hall want to come out of their frames for a friendly chat.~Bess Truman

Want Doors Lock

I've liked lots of people 'til I went on a picnic jaunt with them.~Bess Truman

People Picnic Liked

Now about those ghosts. I'm sure they're here and I'm not half so alarmed at meeting up with any of them as I am at having to meet the live nuts I have to see every day.~Bess Truman

Day I Am Live

I deplore any action which denies artistic talent an opportunity to express itself because of prejudice against race origin.~Bess Truman

Opportunity Talent Action

I have a strong tennis arm.~Bess Truman

Strong Tennis Arm

It looks like you're going to have to put up with us for another four years.~Bess Truman

You Up Four

It's nice to win.~Bess Truman

Win Nice