Failure sometimes enlarges the spirit. You have to fall back upon humanity and God.
The immediate future is going to be tragic for all of us unless we find a way of making the vast educational resources of this country serve the true purpose of education, truth and justice.
On the contrary, woman is the best equipped fighting machine that ever went to battle.
The goal of the revolution is to achieve the people’s rights, but during the course of the revolution, we must stress military power – and the two are mutually contradictory.
The need to exert power, when thwarted in the open fields of life, is the more likely to assert itself in trifles.
I’d rather break stones on the king’s highway than hem a handkerchief.
Nations have recently been led to borrow billions for war; no nation has ever borrowed largely for education… no nation is rich enough to pay for both war and civilization. We must make our choice; we cannot have both.
Be it whim or emergency, the modern laboratory is equally at the service of romance, equally ready to gratify mankind with a torpedo or a toy.
The drama is a great revealer of life.
There is nothing less to our credit than our neglect of the foreigner and his children, unless it be the arrogance most of us betray when we set out to ‘Americanize’ him.