Quotes by Helmuth von Moltke

First weigh the considerations, then take the risks.

Helmuth von Moltke

Other Great Authors


You can never have a revolution in order to establish a democracy. You must have a democracy in order to have a revolution

G. K. Chesterton

You think your pains and heartbreaks are unprecedented in the history of the world, but then you read. It was books that taught me that the things that tormented me were the very things that connected me with all the people who were alive, or who have ever been alive.

James Baldwin

Do not always expect good to happen, but do not let evil take you by surprise.

Czech Proverb

Just as a candle cannot burn without fire, men cannot live without a spiritual life.

Buddha

Incompetency begets incompetency. The last thing a guy who isn't sure of himself wants is a guy backing him up who is sure of himself.

Lee Iacocca

If a free society cannot help the many who are poor, it cannot save the few who are rich.

John Fitzgerald Kennedy »

No matter how lonely you get or how many birth announcements you receive, the trick is not to get frightened. There's nothing wrong with being alone.

Wendy Wasserstein »

A wedding anniversary is the celebration of love, trust, partnership, tolerance, and tenacity. The order varies for any given year.

Paul Sweeney »