More From Henry A. Kissinger
- "People are generally amazed that I would take an interest in any form that would require me to stop talking for three hours."
- "The Vietnam War required us to emphasize the national interest rather than abstract principles. What President Nixon and I tried to do was unnatural. And that is why we didn’t make it."
- "The statesman’s duty is to bridge the gap between his nation’s experience and his vision."
More In History
- "Assassination has never changed the history of the world."― Benjamin Disraeli
- "The past always seems somehow more golden, more serious, than the present. We tend to forget the partisanship of yesteryear, preferring to re-imagine our history as a sure and steady march toward greatness."― Jon Meacham
- "Since I was there in the very beginning, I know the history of the characters. So, I make comments about the tone and sometimes remind the writers that we’ve done that before."― Matt Groening