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Ralph J. Bunche Quotes


An American political scientist and diplomat who received the 1950 Nobel Peace Prize for his late 1940s mediation in Palestine.
(1904 - 1971)

Hearts are the strongest when they beat in response to noble ideals.
 

If you want to get across an idea, wrap it up in person.
 

The United Nations is our one great hope for a peaceful and free world.
 

There are no warlike people - just warlike leaders.
 

To make our way, we must have firm resolve, persistence, tenacity. We must gear ourselves to work hard all the way. We can never let up.
 

We must fight as a race for everything that makes for a better country and a better world. We are dreaming idiots and trusting fools to do anything less.
 

You can surmount the obstacles in your path if you are determined, courageous and hardworking. ... Do not fear to pioneer, to venture down new paths of endeavor.
[Courage]