In this age when there can be no losers in peace and no victors in war, we must recognize the obligation to match national strength with national restraint.
The Anglo-Saxon conscience doesn't keep you from doing anything. It just keeps you from enjoying it.
The man who views the world at 50 the same as he did at 20 has wasted 30 years of his life.
Sometimes we may learn more from a man's errors, than from his virtues.
I am imagination. I can see what the eyes cannot see. I can hear what the ears cannot hear. I can feel what the heart cannot feel.
Patriotism is when love of your own people comes first nationalism, when hate for people other than your own comes first.
There is nothing with which every man is so afraid as getting to know how enormously much he is capable of doing and becoming.
History is powerful stuff. One day your world is fine. The next day it's knocked for a metaphysical loop. Was Napoleon really at Waterloo Would that change what I had for breakfast
He who comes to a conclusion when the other side is unheard, may have been just in his conclusion, but yet has not been just in his conduct.
By following the concept of 'one country, two systems,' you don't swallow me up nor I you.
Big men become big by doing what they didn't want to do when they didn't want to do it.
It is easier to lead men to combat, stirring up their passion, than to restrain them and direct them toward the patient labors of peace.
Anyone who is not shocked by quantum theory has not understood it.
It is not helpful to help a friend by putting coins in his pockets when he has got holes in his pockets.
Deceivers are the most dangerous members of society. They trifle with the best affections of our nature, and violate the most sacred obligations.
My advice to you is not to inquire why or whither, but just enjoy your ice cream while it's on your plate--that's my philosophy.
Get all the fools on your side and you can be elected to anything.
To each other, we were as normal and nice as the smell of bread. We were just a family. In a family even exaggerations make perfect sense.
I think the next best thing to solving a problem is finding some humor in it.
Ricky Let's drop it. Let's ecks-nay on the becks-nay. Ig-pay atlin-lay. Bobby Will you ut-shay your outh-may Ricky Ayn-saying-ay Bobby I don't know, you're doing it wrong, I don't understand what the hell you're saying. Ricky Onch-pay oo-bay ... ay-bay ay-way Bobby Ut-shay your ace-fay, asshole-ay. Ricky Did you hear that Did you hear what he said Whadaya think of that