When I go fishing I like to know that there’s nobody within five miles of me.
I don’t think of myself all the time.
Action to be effective must be directed to clearly conceived ends.
The West is now closed.
A lot of the stories I’ve read about myself, I don’t even recognize who they’re writing about.
A moment comes, which comes but rarely in history, when we step out from the old to the new; when an age ends; and when the soul of a nation long suppressed finds utterance.
I promised myself a long time ago that I would lead an interesting life.
Life is like a game of cards. The hand you are dealt is determinism; the way you play it is free will.
Crises and deadlocks when they occur have at least this advantage, that they force us to think.
Without peace, all other dreams vanish and are reduced to ashes.