"The best luck of all is the luck you make for yourself."
"Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out."Douglas MacArthur on John Wooden
"Experience hath shewn, that even under the best forms of government those entrusted with power have, in time, and by slow operations, perverted it into tyranny."Douglas MacArthur on Thomas Jefferson
"In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing."Douglas MacArthur on Theodore Roosevelt
"To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight and never stop fighting."Douglas MacArthur on e. e. cummings
"In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher."Douglas MacArthur on Dalai Lama
"Age wrinkles the body. Quitting wrinkles the soul."
"I've looked that old scoundrel death in the eye many times but this time I think he has me on the ropes."
"In my dreams I hear again the crash of guns, the rattle of musketry, the strange, mournful mutter of the battlefield."
"A better world shall emerge based on faith and understanding."
"It is part of the general pattern of misguided policy that our country is now geared to an arms economy which was bred in an artificially induced psychosis of war hysteria and nurtured upon an incessant propaganda of fear."