"Adolescence is society's permission slip for combining physical maturity with psychological irresponsibility."
"You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty."Terri Apter on Mahatma Gandhi
"An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life."Terri Apter on Robert A. Heinlein
"It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society."Terri Apter on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both."Terri Apter on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"There is more to life than increasing its speed."Terri Apter on Mahatma Gandhi
"When a mother quarrels with a daughter, she has a double dose of unhappiness hers from the conflict, and empathy with her daughter's from the conflict with her. Throughout her life a mother retains this special need to maintain a good relationship with her daughter."