"All historical experience demonstrates the following: Our earth cannot be changed unless in the not too distant future an alteration in the consciousness of individuals is achieved."
"The empires of the future are the empires of the mind."Hans Kung on Winston Churchill
"Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future."Hans Kung on Oscar Wilde
"Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life."Hans Kung on Steve Jobs
"I never think of the future - it comes soon enough."Hans Kung on Albert Einstein
"It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves."Hans Kung on William Shakespeare
"Religion often is misused for purely power-political goals, including war."
"That means that every human being - without distinction of sex, age, race, skin color, language, religion, political view, or national or social origin - possesses an inalienable and untouchable dignity."