Technology is not the measure of a great civilization.
It is far from easy to be a good man. In fact, as one gets older, it becomes more and more difficult to know what a good man is. Yet it also becomes increasingly important to at least try.
You can live in your world, John… if you can stand it. I can’t. Not anymore.
The thirst for power brings out the worst in some of our comrades.
The safety helps no one.
Risking your life to prevent a world war is one thing. Risking it to save mine was never part of the deal.