"A boy doesn't have to go to war to be a hero he can say he doesn't like pie when he sees there isn't enough to go around."
"He who joyfully marches to music in rank and file has already earned my contempt. He has been given a large brain by mistake, since for him the spinal cord would suffice."E. W. Howe on Albert Einstein
"One of the greatest casualties of the war in Vietnam is the Great Society... shot down on the battlefield of Vietnam."E. W. Howe on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"The release of atomic energy has not created a new problem. It has merely made more urgent the necessity of solving an existing one."E. W. Howe on Albert Einstein
"Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, signifies in the final sense a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed."E. W. Howe on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"We shall defend our island, whatever the cost may be, we shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall fight in the hills we shall never surrender."E. W. Howe on Winston Churchill
"For every quarrel a man and wife have before others, they have a hundred when alone."
"Never tell a secret to a bride or a groom wait until they have been married longer."
"Half the time men think they are talking business, they are wasting time."
"Some men are alive simply because it is against the law to kill them."
"If your faith is opposed to experience, to human learning and investigation, it is not worth the breath used in giving it expression."