Quotes by Ralph Bunche

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

Ralph Bunche

Other Great Authors


The West won the world not by the superiority of its ideas or values or religion but rather by its superiority in applying organized violence. Westerners often forget this fact, non-Westerners never do.

Samuel P. Huntington

The object of persecution is persecution. The object of torture is torture. The object of power is power.

George Orwell, 1984

I think the presidency is an institution over which you have temporary custody.

Ronald Reagan

A technical objection is the first refuge of a scoundrel.

Heywood Broun

Fear not, provided you fear but if you fear not, then fear.

Blaise Pascal

People are like stained glass windows they sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light within.

Elizabeth Kubler-Ross »

An ounce of emotion is equal to a ton of facts.

John Junor »