Quotes by William Bull Halsey

There are no extraordinary men...just extraordinary circumstances that ordinary men are forced to deal with.

William Bull Halsey

Other Great Authors


If you will call your troubles experiences, and remember that every experience develops some latent force within you, you will grow vigorous and happy, however adverse your circumstances may seem to be.

John R. Miller

It is almost impossible to exaggerate the proneness of the human mind to take miracles as evidence, and to seek for miracles as evidence.

Matthew Arnold

For the sake of peace one may lie, but peace itself should never be a lie.

The Talmud

You become responsible forever, for what you have tamed.

Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Long ago we stated the reason for labour organizations. We said that union was essential to give labourers opportunity to deal on an equality with their employers.

US Supreme Court

Freedom of opinion can only exist when the government thinks itself secure.

Bertrand Russell »

As the twig is bent the tree inclines.

Virgil »