Quotes by Ralph Bunche

If you want to get across an idea, wrap it up in a person.

Ralph Bunche

Other Great Authors


There is no meaning to life except the meaning man gives his life by unfolding of his powers.

Erich Fromm

Show me a thoroughly satisfied man, and I will show you a failure.

Thomas Edison

We are only now on the threshold of knowing the range of the educatability of man -- the perfectibility of man. We have never addressed ourselves to this problem before.

Jerome Seymour Bruner

The law isn't justice. It's a very imperfect mechanism. If you press exactly the right buttons and are also lucky, justice may show up in the answer. A mechanism is all the law was ever intended to be.

Raymond Chandler

Tact is the art of making a point without making an enemy.

Unknown

He who laughs has not yet heard the bad news.

Bertolt Brecht »

Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it, if you have to, with the same weapons of reason which today arm you against the present.

Marcus Aurelius Antoninus »

The moment we indulge our affections, the earth is metamorphosed there is no winter and no night all tragedies, all ennuis, vanish,-all duties even.

Ralph Waldo Emerson »