Quotes 1 till 4 of 4.
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
French writer 1900-19440
Are wars... anything but the means whereby a nation's problems are set, where creation is stimulated - there you have adventure. But there is no adventure in heads-or-tails, in betting that the toss will come out of life or death. War is not an adventure. It is a disease. It is like typhus.
John W. Gardner
American Educator, Social Activist 1912-0
For every talent that poverty has stimulated it has blighted a hundred.
The late development of mass industrial organization in the United States has both stimulated and retarded the political development of the American working class.
American author 1876-19470
The sun was like a great visiting presence that stimulated and took its due from all animal energy. When it flung wide its cloak and stepped down over the edge of the fields at evening, it left behind it a spent and exhausted world.