If we continue to develop our technology without wisdom or prudence, our servant may prove to be our executioner.
With the monstrous weapons man already has, humanity is in danger of being trapped in this world by its moral adolescents
Bravery is the capacity to perform properly even when scared half to death.
The way to win an atomic war is to make certain it never starts.
“We have grasped the mystery of the atom and rejected the sermon on the mount”
Wars can be prevented just as surely as they can be provoked, and we who fail to prevent them must share the guilt for the dead.
We are dealing with veterans, not procedures; with their problems, not ours.
Dependability, integrity, the characteristic of never knowingly doing anything wrong, that you would never cheat anyone, that you would give everybody a fair deal. Character is a sort of an all-inclusive thing. If a man has character, everyone has confidence in him. Soldiers must have confidence in their leader.
It is time that we steered by the stars, not by the lights of each passing ship.