Henry Kissinger

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Henry Kissinger

Henry Kissinger

Any fact that needs to be disclosed should be put out now or as quickly as possible, because otherwise the bleeding will not end.More Henry Kissinger [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The task of the leader is to get his people from where they are to where they have not been.More Henry Kissinger [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The American temptation is to believe that foreign policy is a subdivision of psychiatry.More Henry Kissinger [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
People are generally amazed that I would take an interest in any form that would require me to stop talking for three hours.More Henry Kissinger [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Even a paranoid can have enemies.More Henry Kissinger [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
It is, after all, the responsibility of the expert to operate the familiar and that of the leader to transcend it.More Henry Kissinger [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Blessed are the people whose leaders can look destiny in the eye without flinching but also without attempting to play God.More Henry Kissinger [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The essence of this man [Richard M. Nixon] is loneliness.More Henry Kissinger [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Ninety percent of politicians give the other ten percent a bad reputation.More Henry Kissinger [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Moderation is a virtue only in those who are thought to have an alternative.More Henry Kissinger [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The longer I am out of office, the more infallible I appear to myself.More Henry Kissinger [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The superpowers often behave like two heavily armed blind men feeling their way around a room, each believing himself in mortal peril from the other, whom he assumes to have perfect vision.More Henry Kissinger [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
If we do what is necessary, all the odds are in our favor.More Henry Kissinger [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A leader does not deserve the name unless he is willing occasionally to stand alone.More Henry Kissinger [07/05/2011 12:07:24]
A leader who confines his role to his people's experience dooms himself to stagnation; a leader who outstrips his people's experience runs the risk of not being understood.More Henry Kissinger [07/05/2011 12:07:57]
Art is man's expression of his joy in labor.More Henry Kissinger [07/05/2011 12:07:35]
High office teaches decision making, not substance. It consumes intellectual capital; it does not create it. Most high officials leave office with the perceptions and insights with which they entered; they learn how to make decisions but not what decisions to make.More Henry Kissinger [07/05/2011 12:07:12]
I don't see why we need to stand by and watch a country go communist due to the irresponsibility of its people. The issues are much too important for the Chilean voters to be left to decide for themselves.More Henry Kissinger [07/05/2011 12:07:01]
If it's going to come out eventually, better have it come out immediately.More Henry Kissinger [07/05/2011 12:07:41]
If you don't know where you are going, every road will get you nowhere.More Henry Kissinger [07/05/2011 12:07:09]
In crises the most daring course is often safest.More Henry Kissinger [07/05/2011 12:07:21]
It was a Greek tragedy. Nixon was fulfilling his own nature. Once it started it could not end otherwise.More Henry Kissinger [07/05/2011 12:07:53]
Leaders are responsible not for running public opinion polls but for the consequences of their actions.More Henry Kissinger [07/05/2011 12:07:08]
No country can act wisely simultaneously in every part of the globe at every moment of time.More Henry Kissinger [07/05/2011 12:07:15]
No one will ever win the battle of the sexes; there's too much fraternizing with the enemy.More Henry Kissinger [07/05/2011 12:07:43]

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