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If we fight a war and win it with H-bombs, what history will remember is not the ideals we were fighting for but the methods we used to accomplish them. These methods will be compared to the warfare of Genghis Khan who ruthlessly killed every last inhabitant of Persia.
An expert is one who knows more and more about less and less until he knows absolutely everything about nothing.
Therefore do not be anxious about tomorrow, for tomorrow will be anxious for itself. Sufficient unto the day is its own troubles.
The wind and waves are always on the side of the ablest navigators.
Romance is built on illusion, and when we love someone, we love the illusion they have created for us.
Politics is like a race horse. A good jockey must know how to fall with the least possible damage.
A continuing flow of paper is sufficient to continue the flow of paper.
If I don't know I don't know, I think I know. If I don't know I know, I think I don't know.
There are three kinds of lies: Lies, Damn Lies, and Statistics.
There is no security on this earth; there is only opportunity.
The opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth.
Mankind must give up war in the Atomic Era. What is at stake is the life or death of humanity.