Action itself, so long as I am convinced that it is right action, gives me satisfaction.
Action to be effective must be directed to clearly conceived ends.
We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.
It is only too easy to make suggestions and later try to escape the consequences of what we say.
The purely agitation attitude is not good enough for a detailed consideration of a subject.
Great causes and little men go ill together.
Crises and deadlocks when they occur have at least this advantage, that they force us to think.
Every little thing counts in a crisis.
Culture is the widening of the mind and of the spirit.
The person who runs away exposes himself to that very danger more than a person who sits quietly.
Those who are prepared to die for any cause are seldom defeated.
Facts are facts and will not disappear on account of your likes.
Failure comes only when we forget our ideals and objectives and principles.
The man who has gotten everything he wants is all in favor of peace and order.
What we need is a generation of peace.