"No country can act wisely simultaneously in every part of the globe at every moment of time."
"Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present."Henry A. Kissinger on Roger Babson
"The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time."Henry A. Kissinger on Abraham Lincoln
"Lost time is never found again."Henry A. Kissinger on Benjamin Franklin
"Patience and time do more than strength or passion."Henry A. Kissinger on Jean de La Fontaine
"The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of 60 minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is."Henry A. Kissinger on C. S. Lewis
"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."