"This world of ours... must avoid becoming a community of dreadful fear and hate, and be, instead, a proud confederation of mutual trust and respect."
"An individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for the law."Dwight D. Eisenhower on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized."Dwight D. Eisenhower on Albert Einstein
"Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized."Dwight D. Eisenhower on Albert Einstein
"Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery."Dwight D. Eisenhower on Malcolm X
"If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem."Dwight D. Eisenhower on Abraham Lincoln
"Few women, I fear, have had such reason as I have to think the long sad years of youth were worth living for the sake of middle age."
"Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it."
"Motivation is the art of getting people to do what you want them to do because they want to do it."
"The best morale exist when you never hear the word mentioned. When you hear a lot of talk about it, it's usually lousy."
"If the United Nations once admits that international disputes can be settled by using force, then we will have destroyed the foundation of the organization and our best hope of establishing a world order."