"I've always shied away from conventional wisdom, though I know the power of it."
"Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail."Peter Jennings on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Experience is not what happens to you it's what you do with what happens to you."Peter Jennings on Aldous Huxley
"For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone."Peter Jennings on Audrey Hepburn
"By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest Second, by imitation, which is easiest and third by experience, which is the bitterest."Peter Jennings on Confucius
"If you're trying to achieve, there will be roadblocks. I've had them everybody has had them. But obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it."Peter Jennings on Michael Jordan
"Don't be confused that my interest in religion, faith, and spirituality is driven by any sense of faith or spirituality of my own."
"I am sensitive to the value of faith and religion and spirituality in people's lives because I'm a journalist."
"Have a sense of humor about life - you will need it. And be courteous."
"A couple of weeks is a long time in American politics."
"I am utterly struck how, 300 years after his execution, Christianity became the official religion of the Roman Empire."