Ideas, as distinguished from events, are never unprecedented
War has become a luxury that only small nations can afford.
Courage is indispensible because in politics not life but the world is at stake.
These are the fifties, you know. The disgusting, posturing fifties.
Under conditions of tyranny it is far easier to act than to think.
Action without a name, a ”who” attached to it, is meaningless.
There are no dangerous thoughts; thinking itself is dangerous.
Forgiveness is the only way to reverse the irreversible flow of history.
In order to go on living one must try to escape the death involved in perfectionism.
The point, as Marx saw it, is that dreams never come true.
The earth is the very quintessence of the human condition.