The atmosphere is much too near for dreams. It forces us to action. It is close to us. We are in it and of it. It rouses us both to study and to do. We must know its moods and also its motive forces.
Every daring attempt to make a great change in existing conditions every lofty vision of new possibilities for the human race has been labeled Utopian.
I'd rather have roses on my table than diamonds on my neck.
You do have to change things as warfare changes.