Show me a sensible person who likes himself or herself! I know myself too well to like what I see. I know but too well that I'm not what I'd like to be.
Those who don't know how to weep with their whole heart, don't know how to laugh either.
It is true we have won all our wars, but we have paid for them. We don't want victories anymore.
To be or not to be is not a question of compromise. Either you be or you don't be.
We don't thrive on military acts. We do them because we have to, and thank God we are efficient.
Being seventy is not a sin.