Socialism is... not only a way of life, but a certain scientific approach to social and economic problems.
Ignorance is always afraid of change.
The only alternative to coexistence is codestruction.
Peace is not a relationship of nations. It is a condition of mind brought about by a serenity of soul. Peace is not merely the absence of war. It is also a state of mind. Lasting peace can come only to peaceful people.
A leader or a man of action in a crisis almost always acts subconsciously and then thinks of the reasons for his action.
It is the habit of every aggressor nation to claim that it is acting on the defensive.
A moment comes, which comes but rarely in history, when we step out from the old to the new; when an age ends; and when the soul of a nation long suppressed finds utterance.
We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.
Crises and deadlocks when they occur have at least this advantage, that they force us to think.
Obviously, the highest type of efficiency is that which can utilize existing material to the best advantage.