Of all the inventions that have helped to unify China perhaps the airplane is the most outstanding. Its ability to annihilate distance has been in direct proportion to its achievements in assisting to annihilate suspicion and misunderstanding among provincial officials far removed from one another or from the officials at the seat of government.
Topics: Government, Accomplishment
Every clique is a refuge for incompetence. It fosters corruption and disloyalty, it begets cowardice, and consequently is a burden upon and a drawback to the progress of the country. Its instincts and actions are those of the pack.
Topics: Politics, Politicians
Prayer is more than meditation. In meditation the source of strength is one’s self. When one prays he goes to a source of strength greater than his own.
- Eleanor Roosevelt American Humanitarian
- Mary Todd Lincoln American First lady
- Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis American First Lady
- Martha Washington American First Lady
- Barbara Bush American First Lady
- Abigail Adams American First Lady
- Pierre-Joseph Proudhon French Politician
- Augustine Birrell English Politician
- Enoch Powell British Politician
- Robert G. Ingersoll American Lawyer, Orator, Agnostic