"Blessed are the people whose leaders can look destiny in the eye without flinching but also without attempting to play God."
"Sir, my concern is not whether God is on our side my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right."Henry A. Kissinger on Abraham Lincoln
"We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls."Henry A. Kissinger on Mother Teresa
"When the solution is simple, God is answering."Henry A. Kissinger on Albert Einstein
"While I know myself as a creation of God, I am also obligated to realize and remember that everyone else and everything else are also God's creation."Henry A. Kissinger on Maya Angelou
"Never trust anyone completely but God. Love people, but put your full trust only in God."Henry A. Kissinger on Lawrence Welk
"A leader does not deserve the name unless he is willing occasionally to stand alone."
"People are generally amazed that I would take an interest in any form that would require me to stop talking for three hours."
"Art is man's expression of his joy in labor."
"Diplomacy: the art of restraining power."
"A leader who confines his role to his people's experience dooms himself to stagnation a leader who outstrips his people's experience runs the risk of not being understood."