“The happiness of a man in this life does not consist in the absence but in the mastery of his passions.”

Alfred Lord Tennyson


“A dark and terrible side of this sense of community of interests is the fear of a horrible common destiny which in these days of atomic weapons darkens men’s minds all around the globe.”

Emily Greene Balch


“I think we have systematically and critically harmed ourselves and many young people by advising them not to try things.”

Unknown Author


“There is no explanation for evil. It must be looked upon as a necessary part of the order of the universe. To ignore it is childish.”

W. Somerset Maugham


“I’m a storyteller; that’s what exploration really is all about. Going to places where others haven’t been and returning to tell a story they haven’t heard before.”

James Cameron


“Why has government been instituted at all? Because the passions of man will not conform to the dictates of reason and justice without constraint.”

Alexander Hamilton