We cannot always assure the future of our friends; we have a better chance of assuring our future if we remember who our friends are.
Quote by Henry A Kissinger
The longer I am out of office, the more infallible I appear to myself.
I am being frank about myself in this book. I tell of my first mistake...
If it's going to come out eventually, better have it come out immediately.
Diplomacy: the art of restraining power.
The security of Israel is a moral imperative for all free peoples.
The conventional army loses if it does not win. The guerrilla wins if he does...
Blessed are the people whose leaders can look destiny in the eye without flinching but...
We are all the President's men.
Power is the great aphrodisiac.
The illegal we do immediately. The unconstitutional takes a little longer.
Any fact that needs to be disclosed should be put out now or as quickly...
A leader does not deserve the name unless he is willing occasionally to stand alone.
If I should ever be captured, I want no negotiation - and if I should...
No one will ever win the battle of the sexes; there's too much fraternizing with...
The American foreign policy trauma of the sixties and seventies was caused by applying valid...
While we should never give up our principles, we must also realize that we cannot...
A leader who confines his role to his people's experience dooms himself to stagnation; a...
Next week there can't be any crisis. My schedule is already full.
Whatever must happen ultimately should happen immediately.
To be absolutely certain about something, one must know everything or nothing about it.