1- The art of a people is a true mirror to their minds.
2- Ignorance is always afraid of change.
3- Democracy is good. I say this because other systems are worse.
4- Citizenship consists in the service of the country.
5- You don't change the course of history by turning the faces of portraits to the wall.
6- The only alternative to coexistence is codestruction.
7- What we really are matters more than what other people think of us.
8- I have become a queer mixture of the East and the West, out of place everywhere, at home nowhere.
9- What we need is a generation of peace.
10- Our chief defect is that we are more given to talking about things than to doing them.
11- There is nothing more horrifying than stupidity in action.
12- Every little thing counts in a crisis.
13- Crises and deadlocks when they occur have at least this advantage, that they force us to think.
14- It is a fundamental rule of human life, that if the approach is good, the response is good.
15- Life is like a game of cards. The hand that is dealt you is determinism; the way you play it is free will.
16- There is perhaps nothing so bad and so dangerous in life as fear.
17- Facts are facts and will not disappear on account of your likes.
18- Evil unchecked grows, evil tolerated poisons the whole system.
19- It is the habit of every aggressor nation to claim that it is acting on the defensive.
20- You can tell the condition of a nation by looking at the status of its women.