"In politics, strangely enough, the best way to play your cards is to lay them face upwards on the table."
"Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out."H. G. Wells 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."H. G. Wells 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."H. G. Wells 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."H. G. Wells on e. e. cummings
"In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher."H. G. Wells on Dalai Lama
"Beauty is in the heart of the beholder."
"No passion in the world is equal to the passion to alter someone else's draft."
"There's nothing wrong in suffering, if you suffer for a purpose. Our revolution didn't abolish danger or death. It simply made danger and death worthwhile."
"History is a race between education and catastrophe."
"Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe."