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
"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"
"It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge"
"Isn't it strange that I who have written only unpopular books should be such a popular fellow?"
"Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better"
"Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds"
"What chance gathers she easily scatters. A great person attracts great people and knows how to hold them together"
"Love does not dominate; it cultivates"
"One must ask children and birds how cherries and strawberries taste"
"Do not let Sunday be taken from you If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan"
"A pair of powerful spectacles has sometimes sufficed to cure a person in love"
"If our most highly qualified General Staff officers had been told to work out the most nonsensical high level organization for war which they could think of, they could not have produced anything more stupid that that which we have at present"
"The rich will do anything for the poor but get off their backs"
"The production of too many useful things results in too many useless people"
"The human being is in the most literal sense a political animal, not merely a gregarious animal, but an animal which can individuate itself only in the midst of society"
"If I play, I try to concentrate on producing my best"
"If we perform as a unit and if every single player gives it his very best, everything can happen"
"I have these visions of myself being thirty, thirty-five, forty having a family"
"Phil has always been a fighter. He was getting in fights all the time. I told him that if he ever hit me then I would leave the band. He wanted to find out if I was telling him the truth. He hit me so I left and that is how UFO split up"
"First need in the reform of hospital management? That's easy! The death of all dietitians, and the resurrection of a French chef"
"I do not see why man should not be just as cruel as nature"
"Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future"
"Strength lies not in defence but in attack"
"It is not truth that matters, but victory"
"Whoever lights the torch of war in Europe can wish for nothing but chaos"
"What good fortune for governments that the people do not think"
"The art of leadership... consists in consolidating the attention of the people against a single adversary and taking care that nothing will split up that attention"
"Mankind has grown strong in eternal struggles and it will only perish through eternal peace"
"Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it"