My people have been sucked into the violence because some feel they have to retaliate, and some feel they have to protect themselves.
World history is a court of judgment.
I remain your servant and I will do as you ask of me.
Hence it happens that one takes words for concepts, and concepts for the things themselves.
The thirst for vengeance was the beautiful nature which Homer imitated.
If only I was as eloquent as Demosthenes, I would have to do no more than repeat a single word three times.
We have our own history, our own language, our own culture. But our destiny is also tied up with the destinies of other people – history has made us all South Africans.
We of America are especially fitted to visualize and to understand the marvellous transformation of a wilderness into a land of splendid cities.
We accept the world in order to change it. If you do not accept, then what are you going to change?
My service to humanity is my real opportunity to prove my genuine love for God and God alone.