In the 21st Century I believe the mission of the United Nations will be defined by a new, more profound, awareness of the sanctity and dignity of every human life, regardless of race or religion.
At the beginning of the 20th century, the ambition of the great painters was to make paintings that were like music, which was then considered as the noblest art.
We find Japan a little more difficult to understand because it has proven its 20th century prowess though the ancient traditions still persist.
Few people at the beginning of the nineteenth century needed an adman to tell them what they wanted.
We're trying to run a 21st century society and economy with 19th century Darwinian, competitive, crude ideas.
The horror of the Twentieth Century was the size of each new event, and the paucity of its reverberation.
We all know that Social Security is one of this country's greatest success stories in the 20th century.
The nineteenth century was completely lacking in logic, it had cosmic terms and hopes, and aspirations, and discoveries, and ideals but it had no logic.
It's hard for me to think of others because I'm not particularly in sympathy with the music of this century.
Universal literacy was a 20th-century goal. Before then, reading and writing were skills largely confined to a small, highly educated class of professional people.
The march of invention has clothed mankind with powers of which a century ago the boldest imagination could not have dreamt.
Who owns the NY Post? 20th Century Fox. Talk about vertical integration.
The Sophists' paradoxical talk pieces and their public debates were entertainment in 5th century Greece. And in that world, Socrates was an entertainer.
Rosa Parks' courage, determination, and tenacity continue to be an inspiration to all those committed to non-violent protest and change nearly half a century later.
Masturbation: the primary sexual activity of mankind. In the nineteenth century it was a disease; in the twentieth, it's a cure.
Even though we now have the half-century-old new Constitution, there is a popular sentiment of support for the old one that lives on in reality in some quarters.
The 19th century was the age of Individualism the 20th and 21st are the ages of Socialism.
The 20th century taught us how far unbridled evil can and will go when the world fails to confront it. It is time that we heed the lessons of the 20th century and stand up to these murderers. It is time that we end genocide in the 21st century.
It was wrong to allow Stalin to shape the European landscape of the 20th century. It would be even more wrong to let him shape the landscape of the 21st century
The theories of the major philosophers of the 18th century secular enlightenment were biblical and theological in spite of themselves.
I am very proud of the quality of public education in Nebraska, but I believe we have an obligation to continually assess whether our system is meeting 21st Century education needs.
We are an age without leaders. We stopped having leaders at the end of the 20th century
The emancipation of women is practically the greatest egoistic movement of the nineteenth century, and the most intense affirmation of the right of the self that history has yet seen.
In the nineteenth century the more grandiose word inspiration began to replace the word idea in the arts.
Which to this day is a source of enormous guilt, because I left with three classes to go in the business school to sign a contract with 20th Century Fox.
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