Quotes by Helmuth von Moltke

First weigh the considerations, then take the risks.

Helmuth von Moltke

Other Great Authors


Society is a complex and mysterious creation and . it's extremely imprudent to believe in the fact it presents you with at a given moment, let alone to consider it the one and only true face.

Vaclav Havel

I can accept anthing, except what seems to be the easiest for most people: the half-way, the almost, the just-about, the in-between.

Ayn Rand

Censorship is never over for those who have experienced it. It is a brand on the imagination that affects the individual who has suffered it, forever.

Noam Chomsky

Courage changes things for the better...With courage you can stay with something long enough to succeed at it, realizing that it usually takes two, three or four times as long to succeed as you thought or hoped.

Earl Nightingale

Most people enjoy the inferiority of their friends.

Lord Chesterfield

A compliment is a statement of an agreeable truth; flattery is a statement of an agreeable untruth.

Sir John A. MacDonald »

Frank Wilma, I promise you whatever scum did this, not one man on this force will rest one minute before until he's behind bars. Now, let's grab a bite to eat.

Naked Gun From the Files of Police Squad »