Quotes by Robert E. Kahn

New capabilities emerge just by virtue of having smart people with access to state-of-the-art technology.

Robert E. Kahn

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The superpowers often behave like two heavily armed blind men feeling their way around a room, each believing himself in mortal peril from the other, whom he assumes to have perfect vision.

Henry Kissinger

The only purpose for which power can be rightfully exercised over any member of a civilized community, against his will, is to prevent harm to others. His own good, either physical or moral, is not sufficient warrant.

John Stuart Mill

You and I have a rendezvous with destiny. We will preserve for our children this, the last best hope of man on earth, or we will sentence them to take the first step into a thousand years of darkness. If we fail, at least let our children and our children's children say of us we justified our brief moment here. We did all that could be done.

Ronald Reagan

If you lead a country like Britain, a strong country, a country which has taken a lead in world affairs in good times and in bad, a country that is always reliable, then you have to have a touch of iron about you.

Margaret Hilda Thatcher

He who has been bitten by a snake fears a piece of string.

Persian Proverb

The things that one most wants to do are the things that are probably most worth doing.

Winifred Holtby »

Buy on the rumor; sell on the news.

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