"Circumstances cause us to act the way we do. We should always bear this in mind before judging the actions of others. I realized this from the start during World War II."
"Our actions are the results of our intentions and our intelligence."
"My actions constituted pure hacking that resulted in relatively trivial expenses for the companies involved, despite the government's false claims."
"We knew that if the photos of CIA officers conducting authorized EIT (enhanced interrogation techniques) ever got out, the difference between a legal, authorized, necessary, and safe program and the mindless actions of some MPs (military police) would be buried by the impact of the images."
"Our actions seem to have their lucky and unlucky stars, to which a great part of that blame and that commendation is due which is given to the actions themselves."
"All human actions are equivalent and all are on principle doomed to failure."
"I have always thought the actions of men the best interpreters of their thoughts."
"Where the stakes are the highest, in the war on terror, we cannot possibly succeed without extraordinary international cooperation. Effective international police actions require the highest degree of intelligence sharing, planning and collaborative enforcement."
"Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others."
"The beauty of independence, departure, actions that rely on themselves."