Max Lerner Quotes

Found 29 quotes by Max Lerner .
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"Somehow life doesn't always pay off to those who are most insistent." Max Lerner
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American Journalist    Life   

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"We all run on two clocks. One is the outside clock, which ticks away our decades and brings us ceaselessly to the dry season. The other is the inside clock, where you are your own timekeeper and determine your own chronology, your own internal weather and your own rate of living. Sometimes the inner clock runs itself out long before the outer one, and you see a dead man going through the motions of living." Max Lerner
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Time And Time Management   

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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 Lerner
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American Journalist    Courage   

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"Either men will learn to live like brothers, or they will die like beasts." Max Lerner
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American Journalist   

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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 Lerner
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American Journalist   

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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 Lerner
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American Journalist    Brotherhood   

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"When you are seventeen you aren't really serious." Max Lerner
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Adolescence    Teenager   

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"The crime of book purging is that it involves a rejection of the word. For the word is never absolute truth, but only man's frail and human effort to approach the truth. To reject the word is to reject the human search." Max Lerner
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American Journalist   

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"A President is best judged by the enemies he makes when he has really hit his stride." Max Lerner
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American Journalist    Enemies   

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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 Lerner
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America   

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"A world technology means either a world government or world suicide" Max Lerner
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Government   

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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 Lerner
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Bed   

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"When evil acts in the world it always manages to find instruments who believe that what they do is not evil but honorable." Max Lerner
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American Journalist    Evil   

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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 Lerner
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American Journalist    Civilization   

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"I am neither an optimist nor pessimist, but a possibilist." Max Lerner
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Possibilities   

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"When you choose the lesser of two evils, always remember that it is still an evil." Max Lerner
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American Journalist    Evil   

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"The real sadness of fifty is not that you change so much but that you change so little." Max Lerner
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American Journalist   

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"We cannot live by power, and a culture that seeks to live by it becomes brutal and sterile. But we can die without it." Max Lerner
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American Journalist    Culture   

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"To reject the word is to reject the human search." Max Lerner
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American Journalist    Human   

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"The so-called lessons of history are for the most part the rationalizations of the victors. History is written by the survivors." Max Lerner
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American Journalist    History   

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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 Lerner
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American Journalist    Men   





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