Power can shape ‘truth,’ but not forever.
Every reform, however necessary, will by weak minds be carried to an excess, that itself will need reforming.
A man is original when he speaks the truth that has always been known to all good men.
Yeats, protected to some extent by the Nationalistic movement, wrote out of a somewhat protected world, and so his work does not touch life deeply.
To most men experience is like the stern lights of a ship, which illuminate only the track it has passed.
Solitude is strength; to depend on the presence of the crowd is weakness. The man who needs a mob to nerve him is much more alone than he imagines.
Our policy is very simple. The Jewish state was set up to defend Jewish lives, and we always reserve the right to defend ourselves.
Letting the facts speak for themselves is an immoral principle when we all know that facts and figures can be selected to prove anything.