Henry Kissinger Quotes (80 quotes)
As quoted in The New York Times (28 October 1973)
“I am being frank about myself in this book. I tell of my first mistake on page 850.”
As quoted in: Observer, 2 January 1983
A World Restored: Metternich, Castlereagh and the Problems of Peace 1812-1822 (1954)
As reported in: TIME, Volume 116 (1980), p. 39
“Blessed are the people whose leaders can look destiny in the eye without flinching but also without attempting to play God.”
The End of the Road (1982), Ch. 25 Years of Upheaval
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsHenry Kissinger
Born: May 27, 1923 (age 94)
Bio: Heinz Alfred Henry Kissinger is a German-born American writer, political scientist, diplomat, and businessman. A recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize, he served as National Security Advisor and later concurrently as Secretary of State in the administrations of Presidents Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford.
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“Sound is naught but broken air, And every speech that is spoken, Loud or privily, foul or fair, In its substance is but air; For as flame is but lighted smoke, So sound is air that is broken.”