Quotes about world

I can not believe that war is the best solution. No one won the last war, and no one will win the next war. ...

Eleanor Roosevelt war World War II

We are fighting in the quarrel of civilization against barbarism, of liberty against tyranny. Germany has become a menace to the w hole worl ...

Theodore Roosevelt World War I

... the ... radio station played a Chopin polonaise. On all the following days news bulletins were prefaced by Chopin--preludes, e tudes, wa ...

Margaret Anderson music musicians Chopin Frederic World War II

And songs climb out of the flames of the near campfires,Pale, pastel things exquisite in their frailness With a note or two to indicate it i ...

John Ashbery fire songs world the

You may decry some of these scruples and protest that there are more things in heaven and earth than are dreamt of in my philosoph y. I am c ...

Nelson Goodman world the ontology nominalism

But there are no fractions, the world is an integerLike us, and like us it can neither stand wholly apart nor disappear. />When one is young ...

John Ashbery world the aging

Our fathers water'd with their tearsThis sea of time whereon we sail, Their voices were in all men's earsWho pass'd within their puissant ha ...

Matthew Arnold time world the futility

... the next war will be a war in which people not armies will suffer, and our boasted, hard-earned civilization will do us no goo d. Cannot ...

Eleanor Roosevelt World War II

... the trouble is that most people in this country think that we can stay out of wars in other parts of the world. Even if we sta y out of ...

Eleanor Roosevelt World War II isolationism unity

I don't want to shoot any Englishmen. I never saw one 'til I came up here. But I suppose most of them never saw a German 'til they came up h ...

Maxwell Anderson war World War I