Kingman Brewster, Jr.

Kingman
Brewster, Jr.
1919
1988

American Educator, Diplomat, President of Yale University, Ambassador to Britain

Author Quotes

The presumption of innocence is not just a legal concept. In commonplace terms, it rests on that generosity of spirit which assumes the best, not the worst, of the stranger.

While the spoken word can travel faster, you can't take it home in your hand. Only the written word can be absorbed wholly at the convenience of the reader.

Incomprehensible jargon is the hallmark of a profession.

Universities should be safe havens where ruthless examination of realities will not be distorted by the aim to please or inhibited by the risk of displeasure.

Author Picture
First Name
Kingman
Last Name
Brewster, Jr.
Birth Date
1919
Death Date
1988
Bio

American Educator, Diplomat, President of Yale University, Ambassador to Britain