Arnold H. Glasgow
Bryant H. McGill
Charles F. Kettering
Chris Van Allsburg
Henry Ward Beecher
J. B. Priestley
Jerry B. Jenkins
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Thomas A. Edison
Quotes by German authors
"The one who follows the crowd will usually get no further than the crowd. The one who walks alone, is likely to find himself in places no one has ever been"
"The first object of my endeavours was the means to become perfect and happy"
"In the hopes of reaching the moon men fail to see the flowers that blossom at their feet"
"Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own"
"What doesn't kill us makes us stronger"
"As a Christian I have no duty to allow myself to be cheated, but I have the duty to be a fighter for truth and justice"
"Words build bridges into unexplored regions"
"I bought some books in order to learn the first principles of philosophy"
"Germany will either be a world power or will not be at all"
"If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed"
"It is not truth that matters, but victory"
"I am undecided whether or not the Milky Way is but one of countless others all of which form an entire system. Perhaps the light from these infinitely distant galaxies is so faint that we cannot see them"
"I understood that the will could not be improved before the mind had been enlightened"
"We took this challenge before our Lord and our conscience, and it must be done, because this man, Hitler, he is the ultimate evil"
"Generals think war should be waged like the tourneys of the Middle Ages. I have no use for knights; I need revolutionaries"
"By the skillful and sustained use of propaganda, one can make a people see even heaven as hell or an extremely wretched life as paradise"
"All great movements are popular movements. They are the volcanic eruptions of human passions and emotions, stirred into activity by the ruthless Goddess of Distress or by the torch of the spoken word cast into the midst of the people"
"Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction"
"Struggle is the father of all things. It is not by the principles of humanity that man lives or is able to preserve himself above the animal world, but solely by means of the most brutal struggle"
"Any alliance whose purpose is not the intention to wage war is senseless and useless"
"It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge"
"Humanitarianism is the expression of stupidity and cowardice"
"I go the way that Providence dictates with the assurance of a sleepwalker"
"I believe today that my conduct is in accordance with the will of the Almighty Creator"
"How fortunate for governments that the people they administer don't think"
"He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future"
"As soon as by one's own propaganda even a glimpse of right on the other side is admitted, the cause for doubting one's own right is laid"
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