"In the long term we can hope that religion will change the nature of man and reduce conflict. But history is not encouraging in this respect. The bloodiest wars in history have been religious wars."
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning."Richard M. Nixon on Albert Einstein
"We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope."Richard M. Nixon on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free."Richard M. Nixon on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return."Richard M. Nixon on Maya Angelou
"I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe."Richard M. Nixon on Dalai Lama
"In the television age, the key distinction is between the candidate who can speak poetry and the one who can only speak prose."
"Don't get the impression that you arouse my anger. You see, one can only be angry with those he respects."
"You must never be satisfied with losing. You must get angry, terribly angry, about losing. But the mark of the good loser is that he takes his anger out on himself and not his victorious opponents or on his teammates."
"What starts the process, really, are laughs and slights and snubs when you are a kid. If your anger is deep enough and strong enough, you learn that you can change those attitudes by excellence, personal gut performance."
"Remember, always give your best. Never get discouraged. Never be petty. Always remember, others may hate you. But those who hate you don't win unless you hate them. And then you destroy yourself."