David Starr Jordan was an American ichthyologist, educator, eugenicist, and peace activist. He was president of Indiana University and the founding president of Stanford University.
|There is not a conceivable enemy unless we create it, not a nation that would fight us if it could.||War & Peace ;Foreign Policy, World & International Affairs|
|Wisdom is knowing what to do next; virtue is doing it.||Morality, Ethics & Conflict of Interest|
|Be a life long or short, its completeness depends on what it was lived for.||Life|
|No one is really miserable who has not tried to cheapen life.||Life|
|The world turns aside to let any man pass who knows whither he is going.|
|There is no real excellence in all of this world which can be separated from right living.|
|When a dog barks at the moon, then it is religion; but when he barks at strangers, it is patriotism!||Religion & God ;Citizenship & Patriotism|