"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some hire public relations officers."
"Great minds discuss ideas average minds discuss events small minds discuss people."Daniel J. Boorstin on Eleanor Roosevelt
"Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds."Daniel J. Boorstin on Albert Einstein
"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them."Daniel J. Boorstin on William Shakespeare
"One sees great things from the valley only small things from the peak."Daniel J. Boorstin on Gilbert K. Chesterton
"All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope."Daniel J. Boorstin on Winston Churchill
"A wonderful thing about a book, in contrast to a computer screen, is that you can take it to bed with you."
"The courage to imagine the otherwise is our greatest resource, adding color and suspense to all our life."
"An image is not simply a trademark, a design, a slogan or an easily remembered picture. It is a studiously crafted personality profile of an individual, institution, corporation, product or service."
"Education is learning what you didn't even know you didn't know."
"The traveler was active he went strenuously in search of people, of adventure, of experience. The tourist is passive he expects interesting things to happen to him. He goes 'sight-seeing.'"