"It is lamentable, that to be a good patriot one must become the enemy of the rest of mankind."
"If we ever forget that we are One Nation Under God, then we will be a nation gone under."Voltaire on Ronald Reagan
"Nationalism is an infantile disease. It is the measles of mankind."Voltaire on Albert Einstein
"Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, that we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe to assure the survival and the success of liberty."Voltaire on John F. Kennedy
"Patriot: the person who can holler the loudest without knowing what he is hollering about."Voltaire on Mark Twain
"I look forward to a great future for America - a future in which our country will match its military strength with our moral restraint, its wealth with our wisdom, its power with our purpose."Voltaire on John F. Kennedy
"What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40 is simply a loss of energy."
"He who has not the spirit of this age, has all the misery of it."
"We are rarely proud when we are alone."
"Each player must accept the cards life deals him or her: but once they are in hand, he or she alone must decide how to play the cards in order to win the game."
"Time, which alone makes the reputation of men, ends by making their defects respectable."