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I don't deserve this award, but I have arthritis and I don't deserve that either.
Andy Warhol made fame more famous.
Serious sport has nothing to do with fair play. It is bound up with hatred, jealousy, boastfulness, disregard of all rules and sadistic pleasure in witnessing violence. In other words, it is war minus the shooting.
Basketball is like war in that offensive weapons are developed first, and it always takes a while for the defense to catch up.
We are the people our parents warned us about.
Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war; love is a growing up.
James A. Baldwin
Every charitable act is a stepping stone toward heaven.
Henry Ward Beecher
Let the word go forth from this time and place, to friend and foe alike, that the torch has been passed to a new generation of Americans - born in this century, tempered by war, disciplined by a hard and bitter peace.
John F. Kennedy
Art is a step from what is obvious and well-known toward what is arcane and concealed.
I find that a man is as old as his work. If his work keeps him from moving forward, he will look forward with the work.
William Ernest Hocking
I think there is choice possible to us at any moment, as long as we live. But there is no sacrifice. There is a choice, and the rest falls away. Second choice does not exist. Beware of those who talk about sacrifice.
Humor is perhaps a sense of intellectual perspective: an awareness that some things are really important, others not; and that the two kinds are most oddly jumbled in everyday affairs.
All serious conversations gravitate towards philosophy.
Technological progress has merely provided us with more efficient means for going backwards.
One of the greatest casualties of the war in Vietnam is the Great Society... shot down on the battlefield of Vietnam.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
I do not believe that the men who served in uniform in Vietnam have been given the credit they deserve. It was a difficult war against an unorthodox enemy.
Wars have never hurt anybody except the people who die.
I'm fed up to the ears with old men dreaming up wars for young men to die in.
War does not determine who is right - only who is left.
What is this world that is hastening me toward I know not what, viewing me with contempt?
Beware how you take away hope from another human being.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
History is a vast early warning system.
Beware of your habits. The better they are the more surely they will be your undoing.
Telling us to obey instinct is like telling us to obey 'people.' People say different things: so do instincts. Our instincts are at war... Each instinct, if you listen to it, will claim to be gratified at the expense of the rest.
C. S. Lewis
It is good to have an end to journey toward, but it is the journey that matters in the end.
Ursula K. Le Guin
A woodland in full color is awesome as a forest fire, in magnitude at least, but a single tree is like a dancing tongue of flame to warm the heart.
Yes, we love peace, but we are not willing to take wounds for it, as we are for war.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
Beware the fury of a patient man.
Progress lies not in enhancing what is, but in advancing toward what will be.
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