"We burned to death 100,000 Japanese civilians in Tokyo - men, women and children. LeMay recognized that what he was doing would be thought immoral if his side had lost. But what makes it immoral if you lose and not immoral if you win?"
"A man who won't die for something is not fit to live."Robert McNamara on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent."Robert McNamara on Buddha
"The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead."Robert McNamara on Albert Einstein
"The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time."Robert McNamara on Mark Twain
"Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there's a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see."Robert McNamara on Helen Keller
"Coercion, after all, merely captures man. Freedom captivates him."