The Germans will make a few scattered attacks, then go away. The Romans will enjoy a fine September.
And he waves the pages of the papers, black and white the way space was when the galaxies were being formed, and crammed—as space was then—with isolated corpuscles, surrounded by emptiness, containing no destination or meaning. And I think how beautiful it was then, through that void, to draw lines and parabolas, pick out the precise point, the intersection between space and time where the event would spring forth, undeniable in the prominence of its glow; whereas now events come flowing down without interruption, like cement being poured, one column next to the other, one within the other, separated by black and incongruous headlines....
The right man comes at the right time.
When truth is discovered by someone else, it loses something of its attractiveness.
What is the use of running when we are on the wrong.
Wherever men and women are persecuted because of their race, religion, or political views, that place must - at that moment - become the center of the universe.
Terrorism is the tactic of demanding the impossible, and demanding it at gunpoint.