Bernard Baruch Quotes
''A political leader must keep looking over his shoulder all the time to see if the boys are still there. If they aren't still there, he's no longer a political leader.''Bernard Baruch (1870-1965), U.S. financier. Quoted in his obituary, New York Times (June 21, 1965).
''Let us not be deceivedwe are today in the midst of a cold war.''Bernard Baruch (1870-1965), U.S. financier. Speech, April 16, 1947, South Carolina Legislature, Columbia. Quoted in New York Times (April 17, 1947). A year later Baruch told the Senate War Investigating Committee, "We are in the midst of a cold war which is getting warmer." Baruch claimed the expression had been suggested to him by his speechwriter (and former editor of the New York World), Herbert Bayard Swope.
''To me, old age is always fifteen years older than I am.''Bernard Baruch (1870-1965), U.S. financier. quoted in Observer (London, Aug. 21, 1955).
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