"Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine and at last you create what you will."
"I have often supported Israel, I have often visited the country and want the country to exist and at last find peace with its neighbours."
"Manifesting that order of poetry where we can at last grow up to that which we stored up as we grew."
"The whole object of travel is not to set foot on foreign land it is at last to set foot on one's own country as a foreign land."
"Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil."
"When I started writing full time I had not long stopped being a teacher and when at last I had a full day to write, I would put music on and wonder to myself - am I allowed to do this? Then I thought: 'I am control of this and no one is telling me what I can do.'"
"That feeds anger, and I mean when we went and at last thank heavens got towards peace in Northern Ireland we went for justice within Northern Ireland as well as using security well, as well as a political settlement, but surely that is the lesson."
"Great occasions do not make heroes or cowards they simply unveil them to the eyes of men. Silently and imperceptibly, as we wake or sleep, we grow strong or weak and at last some crisis shows what we have become."
"Every non-political human grouping of whatever kind, legal, social, religious, economic or other becomes at last political if it creates an opposition deep enough to range men against one another as enemies."
"No face which we can give to a matter will stead us so well at last as the truth. This alone wears well."