And now, This I Believe, the living philosophies of thoughtful men and women, presented in the hope they may strengthen your beliefs so that your life may be richer, fuller, happier. Here is Edward R. Murrow.
This I Believe. Former President Harry S. Truman has been railroad man, bank clerk, farmer, artillery officer, storekeeper, judge, senator, and Vice President. On April 12, 1945, he was thrust into the immense responsibility of guiding his country through to victory in war. For almost eight years, he was president of the United States, leading the world in efforts to secure peace. It is my privilege to bring you the former President of the United States, Harry S. Truman.