Violence is a wasteful expedient that expedites further violence.
Excellence is the only pursuit worth the effort.
The only force more ruthless and cynical than the business of big politics is the politics of big business.
Civilization is defined by what we forbid more than what we permit.
A fanatic is one who won't change his mind and can't change the subject... Winston Churchill.
The contours of all our virtues are shaped by adversity.
Don't let the noise of others' opinions drown out your own inner voice.
Have the courage to believe in the system society has reposed faith upon.
No one can claim to be the masters of all of nature’s mysteries. What one knows is nothing more than a microcosm in a bigger scheme.