Nothing changes more constantly than the past; for the past that influences our lives does not consist of what actually happened, but of what men believe happened.
Gerald White Johnson (1890 - 1980)
Source: American Heroes and Hero Worship, 1943, ch 1
Contributed by: Zaady
Heroes are created by popular demand, sometimes out of the scantiest materials, or none at all.
No man was ever endowed with a right without being at the same time saddled with a responsibility.
Speaking of the motto of the New York Times, "All the news that's fit to print:" It is hard to think of any group of seven words that have aroused more newspaper controversy.
Source: An Honorable Titan, 1946
In revolutionary times the rich are always the people who are most afraid.
Source: American Freedom and the Press, 1958
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