War is a quarrel between two thieves too cowardly to fight their own battle.
I see a direct line between Kennedy and Richard Nixon and the opening to China and the detente with the Soviet Union.
Though not a natural world by any means, more like a collection of living dioramas, a zoo exists in its own time zone, somewhere between the seasonal sense of animals and our madly ticking watch time.
I have worked hard to build relationships between Jewish people and black people.
We are all ready to be savage in some cause. The difference between a good man and a bad one is the choice of the cause.
You shouldn’t say ‘animals’ to distinguish between humans and non-humans. We are all animals.
Who I am really doesn’t matter at all. If I’m the worst person in the world, you can hate me and move on. What really matters here are the issues. What really matters here is the kind of government we want, the kind of Internet we want, the kind of relationship between people and societies.
There are three principles in a man’s being and life, the principle of thought, the principle of speech, and the principle of action. The origin of all conflict between me and my fellow-men is that I do not say what I mean and I don’t do what I say.
Without free, self-respecting, and autonomous citizens there can be no free and independent nations. Without internal peace, that is, peace among citizens and between the citizens and the state, there can be no guarantee of external peace.
There is no comparison between that which is lost by not succeeding and that which is lost by not trying.