The policy of being too cautious is the greatest risk of all.
Democracy is good. I say this because other systems are worse.
I have become a queer mixture of the East and the West, out of place everywhere, at home nowhere.
Peace is not a relationship of nations. It is a condition of mind brought about by a serenity of soul. Peace is not merely the absence of war. It is also a state of mind. Lasting peace can come only to peaceful people.
The forces in a capitalist society, if left unchecked, tend to make the rich richer and the poor poorer.
Life is like a game of cards. The hand that is dealt you is determinism the way you play it is free will.
A leader or a man of action in a crisis almost always acts subconsciously and then thinks of the reasons for his action.
Action to be effective must be directed to clearly conceived ends.
Action itself, so long as I am convinced that it is right action, gives me satisfaction.
It is the habit of every aggressor nation to claim that it is acting on the defensive.
We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.
The art of a people is a true mirror of their minds
The purely agitational attitude is not good enough for a detailed consideration of a subject
Citizenship consists in the service of the country
It is only too easy to make suggestions and later try to escape the consequences of what we say
Culture is the widening of the mind and of the spirit.
Obviously, the highest type of efficiency is that which can utilize existing material to the best advantage
Facts are facts and will not disappear on account of your likes
Time is not measured by the passing of years but by what one does, what one feels, and what one achieves.
Life is like a game of cards. The hand you are dealt is determinism; the way you play it is free will.
Without peace, all other dreams vanish and are reduced to ashes.
A theory must be tempered with reality.
The person who talks most of his own virtue is often the least virtuous
Our chief defect is that we are more given to talking about things than to doing them
Loyal and efficient work in a great cause, even though it may not be immediately recognized, ultimately bears fruit