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-- Sir Edmund Hillary

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Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.

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The cost of freedom is always high, but Americans have always paid it. And one path we shall never choose, and that is the path of surrender, or submission.

Man is still the most extraordinary computer of all.

Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable.

The margin is narrow, but the responsibility is clear.

Man is still the most extraordinary computer of all.

The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shinning.

World peace, like community peace, does not require that each man love his neighbor -- it requires only that they live together with mutual tolerance, submitting their disputes to a just and peaceful settlement.

Love Quotes

The courage of life is often a less dramatic spectacle than the courage of the final moment; but it is no less a magnificent mixture of triumph and tragedy.

To those people in the huts and villages of half the globe struggling to break the bonds of mass misery, we pledge our best efforts to help them help themselves, for whatever period is required, not because the Communists may be doing it, not because we seek their votes, but because it is right. If a free society cannot help the many who are poor, it cannot save the few who are rich.

We want to be first; not first if, not first but; but first!

Let us never negotiate out of fear but let us never fear to negotiate.

The goal of education is the advancement of knowledge and the dissemination of truth.

Economic growth without social progress lets the great majority of people remain in poverty, while a privileged few reap the benefits of rising abundance.

Peace is a daily, a weekly, a monthly process, gradually changing opinions, slowly eroding old barriers, quietly building new structures.