Crises and deadlocks when they occur have at least this advantage, that they force us to think.
Great causes and little men go ill together.
It is only too easy to make suggestions and later try to escape the consequences of what we say.
It is the habit of every aggressor nation to claim that it is acting on the defensive.
Life is like a game of cards. The hand that is dealt you represents determinism; the way you play it is free will.
Slogans are apt to petrify man's thinking... every slogan, every word almost, that is used by the socialist, the communist, the capitalist. People hardly think nowadays. They throw words at each other.
We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.
You don't change the course of history by turning the face of portraits to the wall.