There is one evil that I dread, & that is [British] Spies… I think it is a matter of some importance to prevent them from obtaining Intelligence of our Situation George Washington
I recently came across this quote by Calvin Coolidge, the 30th President of the United States, who held office from 1923-1929; Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not;…
Secrecy is as essential to Intelligence as vestments and incense to a mass, or darkness to a spiritual seance, and must at all costs be maintained, quite irrespective of whether or not it serves any purpose. Malcolm Muggeridge
No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be. Isaac Asimov.