"Politics I conceive to be nothing more than the science of the ordered progress of society along the lines of greatest usefulness and convenience to itself."
"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."Woodrow Wilson 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."Woodrow Wilson on Robert A. Heinlein
"It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society."Woodrow Wilson on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both."Woodrow Wilson on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"There is more to life than increasing its speed."Woodrow Wilson on Mahatma Gandhi
"Business underlies everything in our national life, including our spiritual life. Witness the fact that in the Lord's Prayer, the first petition is for daily bread. No one can worship God or love his neighbor on an empty stomach."
"My dream of politics all my life has been that it is the common business, that it is something we owe to each other to understand and discuss with absolute frankness."
"If you want to make enemies, try to change something."
"One cool judgment is worth a thousand hasty counsels. The thing to do is to supply light and not heat."
"We have not given science too big a place in our education, but we have made a perilous mistake in giving it too great a preponderance in method in every other branch of study."