The Third World is not a reality but an ideology.
Storytelling reveals meaning without committing the error of defining it.
War has become a luxury that only small nations can afford.
We have almost succeeded in leveling all human activities to the common denominator of securing the necessities of life and providing for their abundance.
No war is inevitable until it breaks out.
I don’t think I am any good. If I thought I was any good, I wouldn’t be.
No cause is left but the most ancient of all, the one, in fact, that from the beginning of our history has determined the very existence of politics, the cause of freedom versus tyranny.
The more dubious and uncertain an instrument violence has become in international relations, the more it has gained in reputation and appeal in domestic affairs, specifically in the matter of revolution.
The defiance of established authority, religious and secular, social and political, as a world-wide phenomenon may well one day be accounted the outstanding event of the last decade.
Human blunders usually do more to shape history than human wickedness.