"Prejudice is a great time saver. You can form opinions without having to get the facts."
"Great minds discuss ideas average minds discuss events small minds discuss people."E. B. White on Eleanor Roosevelt
"Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds."E. B. White on Albert Einstein
"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them."E. B. White on William Shakespeare
"One sees great things from the valley only small things from the peak."E. B. White 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."E. B. White on Winston Churchill
"Old age is a special problem for me because I've never been able to shed the mental image I have of myself - a lad of about 19."
"The terror of the atom age is not the violence of the new power but the speed of man's adjustment to it, the speed of his acceptance."
"Everything in life is somewhere else, and you get there in a car."
"The only sense that is common in the long run, is the sense of change and we all instinctively avoid it."
"The time not to become a father is eighteen years before a war."