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A world without nuclear weapons would be less stable and more dangerous for all of us.
Peace, plenty, and contentment reign throughout our borders, and our beloved country presents a sublime moral spectacle to the world.
James K. Polk
When you do the common things in life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world.
George Washington Carver
The object of my relationship with Vietnam has been to heal the wounds that exist, particularly among our veterans, and to move forward with a positive relationship,... Apparently some in the Vietnamese government don't want to do that and that's their decision.
Ho Chi Minh
The whole course of human history may depend on a change of heart in one solitary and even humble individual - for it is in the solitary mind and soul of the individual that the battle between good and evil is waged and ultimately won or lost.
M. Scott Peck
The fall of the Berlin Wall makes for nice pictures. But it all started in the shipyards.
I cannot lead you into battle. I do not give you laws or administer justice but I can do something else - I can give my heart and my devotion to these old islands and to all the peoples of our brotherhood of nations.
Queen Elizabeth II
There are no extraordinary men... just extraordinary circumstances that ordinary men are forced to deal with.
It takes an endless amount of history to make even a little tradition.
That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons of history.
Most of us spend too much time on the last twenty-four hours and too little on the last six thousand years.
Never, never and never again shall it be that this beautiful land will again experience the oppression of one by another.
I can see clearly now... that I was wrong in not acting more decisively and more forthrightly in dealing with Watergate.
Richard M. Nixon
History never looks like history when you are living through it.
John W. Gardner
Get up tomorrow early in the morning, and earlier than you did today, and do the best that you can. Always stay near me, for tomorrow I will have much to do and more than I ever had, and tomorrow blood will leave my body above the breast.
Joan of Arc
History is a relentless master. It has no present, only the past rushing into the future. To try to hold fast is to be swept aside.
John F. Kennedy
You have to look at history as an evolution of society.
Posterity! You will never know how much it cost the present generation to preserve your freedom! I hope you will make a good use of it.
Fear of serious injury alone cannot justify oppression of free speech and assembly. Men feared witches and burnt women. It is the function of speech to free men from the bondage of irrational fears.
Louis D. Brandeis
History is a pack of lies about events that never happened told by people who weren't there.
I do not think it is an exaggeration to say history is largely a history of inflation, usually inflations engineered by governments for the gain of governments.
Friedrich August von Hayek
I come into the peace of wild things who do not tax their lives with forethought of grief... For a time I rest in the grace of the world, and am free.
The world we see that seems so insane is the result of a belief system that is not working. To perceive the world differently, we must be willing to change our belief system, let the past slip away, expand our sense of now, and dissolve the fear in our minds.
If one morning I walked on top of the water across the Potomac River, the headline that afternoon would read: 'President Can't Swim.'
Lyndon B. Johnson
History is a cyclic poem written by time upon the memories of man.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
John F. Kennedy
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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