Conrad Black – The balance between faith and…

The balance between faith and reason is for the determination of each individual, and of…


“The balance between faith and reason is for the determination of each individual, and of the people as a whole, not of unauthorized government officials uttering impious humbug as they arbitrarily try to define that balance.”
-Conrad Black

Conrad Black – A quest for knowledge is…

A quest for knowledge is not a war with faith spirituality is not usually an…


“A quest for knowledge is not a war with faith spirituality is not usually an infelicitous amalgam of superstition and philistinism and moral relativism, taken outside midfield, leads inexorably both to heresy and to secular wickedness, which are often identical.”
-Conrad Black

Conrad Black – All my life, Americans have…

All my life, Americans have been accustomed to thinking of theirs as ‘the richest, freest…


“All my life, Americans have been accustomed to thinking of theirs as ‘the richest, freest’ country in the world. By most measurements, it was long a contender for that honor, and – among the larger countries, if equal weight were given to wealth and indices of freedom – probably did deserve to be so described.”
-Conrad Black

Conrad Black – For all history up to…

For all history up to the end of the Cold War, summit meetings were historic…


“For all history up to the end of the Cold War, summit meetings were historic and dramatic occasions, when leaders who controlled the destiny of much of the world met to change the world.”
-Conrad Black

Conrad Black – I do not at all…

I do not at all have the mind of a bully… in my mind bullies…


“I do not at all have the mind of a bully… in my mind bullies are intolerant of contrary opinion, domineering and rather cowardly. I would hope that none of those terms could be fairly used in describing me.”
-Conrad Black

Conrad Black – The Arabs could have peace…

The Arabs could have peace tomorrow if sufficient numbers of Palestinians were not content to…


“The Arabs could have peace tomorrow if sufficient numbers of Palestinians were not content to be used as cannon fodder in fruitless assaults on Israel, even as the surrounding Arab powers distract the Arab masses with the red herring of Israel while retarding their countries with their repression and corruption.”
-Conrad Black