On Communication ...

A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold in pictures of silver.


Communication in every form is so much a part of man as man in the very depth of his being, that it must always remain possible and one can never know how far it will go.

Karl Jaspers

* An excerpt from 'The Perenial Scope of Philosophy.'

Transport of the mails, transport of the human voice, transport of flickering pictures - in this century as in others our highest accomplishments still have the single aim of bringing men together.

Antoine de Saint-Exupery (1900-1944)

* An excerpt from 'Wind, Sand, and Stars.'

We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools.

Martin Luther King (1929-1968)

* An excerpt from a speech at St. Louis, March 22, 1964.

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