"There is nothing glorious about what our ancestors call history. It is simply a succession of mistakes, intolerances and violations."
"Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall."Claude Vorilhon on Confucius
"The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew."Claude Vorilhon on Abraham Lincoln
"A small body of determined spirits fired by an unquenchable faith in their mission can alter the course of history."Claude Vorilhon on Mahatma Gandhi
"The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much it is whether we provide enough for those who have little."Claude Vorilhon on Franklin D. Roosevelt
"I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past."Claude Vorilhon on Thomas Jefferson
"Obviously, our children, who have been playing with their computers since the age of five or six, don't have quite the same brain as those who were brought up on wooden or metal toys, whose brains are certainly atrophied by comparison."