"Either war is obsolete, or men are."
"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men."R. Buckminster Fuller on Frederick Douglass
"I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman."R. Buckminster Fuller on Anais Nin
"Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance."R. Buckminster Fuller on Oscar Wilde
"Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?"R. Buckminster Fuller on Confucius
"Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men."R. Buckminster Fuller on Mahatma Gandhi
"Sometimes I think we're alone. Sometimes I think we're not. In either case, the thought is staggering."
"Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well but their manners should be of the greatest concern."
"When I am working on a problem, I never think about beauty but when I have finished, if the solution is not beautiful, I know it is wrong."
"I'm not a genius. I'm just a tremendous bundle of experience."
"Faith is much better than belief. Belief is when someone else does the thinking."