On the w:Festival of Britain, "We are consciously and deliberately determined to make history."
"Scope of 1951 Festival". The Times: p. 3a. 9 June 1949.
On NATO "I am convinced that the present solution is only a partial one, aimed at guarding the heart. It must grow until the whole free world gets under one umbrella."Hastings Ismay
On the purpose of NATO: "To keep the Americans in, the Russians out, and the Germans down."Hastings Ismay
"Churchill owed more, and admitted that he owed more [to Ismay] than to anybody else, military or civilian, in the whole of the war."Hastings Ismay