Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.
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All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope.
We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.
Without tradition, art is a flock of sheep without a shepherd. Without innovation, it is a corpse.
Politics are very much like war. We may even have to use poison gas at times.
You have enemies? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life.
To improve is to change to be perfect is to change often.
I am never going to have anything more to do with politics or politicians. When this war is over I shall confine myself entirely to writing and painting.
If you have an important point to make, don't try to be subtle or clever. Use a pile driver. Hit the point once. Then come back and hit it again. Then hit it a third time - a tremendous whack.
War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.
It is no use saying, 'We are doing our best.' You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.
When I did 'Bumble-ardy,' I was so intensely aware of death. Eugene, my friend and partner, was dying here in the house when I did 'Bumble-ardy'. I did 'Bumble-ardy' to save myself. I did not want to die with him. I wanted to live, as any human being does.
Cross country skiing is great if you live in a small country.
A man of genius has been seldom ruined but by himself.
I know that war is very cruel and that life is harder when you aren't able to live in the place you called home.
Wealth is not without its advantages and the case to the contrary, although it has often been made, has never proved widely persuasive.
I think kids ought to travel. I think it's very good to carry kids around. It's good for them. Of course it's tough on the parents.
We are a nation that is unenlightened because of religion. I do believe that. I think religion stops people from thinking. I think it justified crazies.
The Middle East is ailing. The malady stems from pervasive violence, shortages of food, water and educational opportunities, discrimination against women and - the most virulent cause of all - the absence of freedom.
Fear attracts attack.
Life is all memory, except for the one present moment that goes by you so quickly you hardly catch it going.