1. 10

    Someplace between apathy and anarchy is the stance of the thinking human being; he does embrace a cause, he does take a position, and can't allow it to become business as usual. Humanity is our business.

    80
  2. 9

    Being like everybody is the same as being nobody.

    82
  3. 8

    All the Dachaus must remain standing. The Dachaus, the Belsens, the Buchenwalds, the Auschwitzes - all of them. They must remain standing because they are a monument to a moment in time when some men decided to turn the Earth into a graveyard. Into it they shoveled all of their reason, their logic, their knowledge,,then we become the gravediggers.

    84
  4. 7

    You're traveling through another dimension, a dimension not only of sight and sound but of mind; a journey into a wondrous land whose boundaries are that of imagination. That's the signpost up ahead—your next stop, the Twilight Zone.

    90
  5. 6

    Any state, any entity, any ideology that fails to recognize the worth, the dignity, the rights of Man, that state is obsolete.

    96
  6. 5

    This highway leads to the shadowy tip of reality: you're on a through route to the land of the different, the bizarre, the unexplainable...Go as far as you like on this road. Its limits are only those of mind itself. Ladies and Gentlemen, you're entering the wondrous dimension of imagination. . . Next stop The Twilight Zone.

    117
  7. 4

    There is nothing in the dark that isn't there when the lights are on.

    121
  8. 3

    In almost everything I've written there is a thread of this: man's seemingly palpable need to dislike someone other than himself.

    121
  9. 2

    We're developing a new citizenry. One that will be very selective about cereals and automobiles, but won't be able to think.

    134
  10. 1

    For the record, prejudices can kill, and suspicion can destroy, and a thoughtless frightened search for a scapegoat has a fallout all its own for the children, and the children yet unborn. And the pity of it is that these things cannot be confined to the Twilight Zone.

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