"No foreign policy - no matter how ingenious - has any chance of success if it is born in the minds of a few and carried in the hearts of none."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."Henry A. Kissinger on Bill Cosby
"Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success."Henry A. Kissinger on Swami Vivekananda
"Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself, do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it."Henry A. Kissinger on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."Henry A. Kissinger on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."Henry A. Kissinger on Winston Churchill
"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."