Quotes by Helmuth von Moltke

First weigh the considerations, then take the risks.

Helmuth von Moltke

Other Great Authors

So little time, so little to do.

Oscar Levant

A good time to keep your mouth shut is when you're in deep water.

Sidney Goff

Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I have got a hold of for the moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it on to future generations.

George Bernard Shaw

If someone offers to furnish a sure test, ask what the test was which made the sure test sure.

Author Unknown

Hay is more acceptable to ana**than gold.

Latin Proverb

There is no such thing as a long piece of work, except one that you dare not start.

Charles Baudelaire »

If a man insisted always on being serious, and never allowed himself a bit of fun and relaxation, he would go mad or become unstable without knowing it.

Herodotus »

Great ability develops and reveals itself increasingly with every new assignment.

Baltasar Gracian »