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Max Lerner Quotes

Max Lerner Quotes & Quotations
Name:
Max Lerner
Type:
Journalist
Nationality:
American
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    A politician wouldn't dream of being allowed to call a columnist the things a columnist is allowed to call a politician. Max_LernerMax Lerner
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    A President is best judged by the enemies he makes when he has really hit his stride. Max_LernerMax Lerner
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    A world technology means either a world government or world suicide. Max_LernerMax Lerner
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    Despite the success cult, men are most deeply moved not by the reaching of the goal but by the grandness of the effort involved in getting there - or failing to get there. Max_LernerMax Lerner
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    Either men will learn to live like brothers, or they will die like beasts. Max_LernerMax Lerner
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    In our rich consumers' civilization we spin cocoons around ourselves and get possessed by our possessions. Max_LernerMax Lerner
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    Next to the striking of fire and the discovery of the wheel, the greatest triumph of what we call civilization was the domestication of the human male. Max_LernerMax Lerner
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    Somehow life doesn't always pay off to those who are most insistent. Max_LernerMax Lerner
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    The best thing about lying in bed late is that you learn to distinguish between first things and trivia, for whatever presses on you has to prove its importance before it makes you move. Max_LernerMax Lerner
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    The politics of surprise leads through the Gates of Astonishment into the Kingdom of Hope. Max_LernerMax Lerner
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    The problem of freedom in America is that of maintaining a competition of ideas, and you do not achieve that by silencing one brand of idea. Max_LernerMax Lerner
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    The real sadness of fifty is not that you change so much but that you change so little. Max_LernerMax Lerner
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    The tourist who moves about to see and hear and open himself to all the influences of the places which condense centuries of human greatness is only a man in search of excellence. Max_LernerMax Lerner
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    The turning point in the process of growing up is when you discover the core of strength within you that survives all hurt. Max_LernerMax Lerner
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    To reject the word is to reject the human search. Max_LernerMax Lerner
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    When you are seventeen you aren't really serious. Max_LernerMax Lerner
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    When you choose the lesser of two evils, always remember that it is still an evil. Max_LernerMax Lerner
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    You may call for peace as loudly as you wish, but where there is no brotherhood there can in the end be no peace. Max_LernerMax Lerner