Terrorism is the tactic of demanding the impossible, and demanding it at gunpoint.
I've had a perfectly wonderful evening, but this wasn't it.
But there is only one thing which gathers people into seditious commotion, and that is oppression
I'm not a genius. I'm just a tremendous bundle of experience.
A lot of people don't realize that depression is an illness. I don't wish it on anyone, but if they would know how it feels, I swear they would think twice before they just shrug it.
Central banks don't have divine wisdom. They try to do the best analysis they can and must be prepared to stand or fall by the quality of that analysis.
My government will be open. Anyone found guilty of corruption will be dealt with in accordance with the law. If you are corrupt you will have to hang your boots.
Maybe, just once, someone will call me 'Sir' without adding, 'You're making a scene.'
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
The right of a nation to kill a tyrant in case of necessity can no more be doubted than to hang a robber, or kill a flea.
Deep in the human unconscious is a pervasive need for a logical universe that makes sense. But the real universe is always one step beyond logic.
Delay always breeds danger. To protract a great design is often to ruin it.
In terms of an identity, an identity reflects an individuality, by definition. And, if there is a quality present, it is recognizable and it can be named. If you can't name it, it means you don't recognize it.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew.
I sound my barbaric yawp over the rooftops of the world.
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
His modesty amounts to deformity.
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.
Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.