"We can chart our future clearly and wisely only when we know the path which has led to the present."
"The empires of the future are the empires of the mind."Adlai E. Stevenson on Winston Churchill
"Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future."Adlai E. Stevenson on Oscar Wilde
"Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life."Adlai E. Stevenson on Steve Jobs
"I never think of the future - it comes soon enough."Adlai E. Stevenson on Albert Einstein
"It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves."Adlai E. Stevenson on William Shakespeare
"Peace is the one condition of survival in this nuclear age."
"Every age needs men who will redeem the time by living with a vision of the things that are to be."
"Man does not live by words alone, despite the fact that sometimes he has to eat them."
"Journalists do not live by words alone, although sometimes they have to eat them."
"A beauty is a woman you notice a charmer is one who notices you."