Great Throughts Treasury

A database of quotes

Roger W. Heyns

American Educator, President of the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, Chancellor of the University of California at Berkeley during the most turbulent times of student protest in the 1960s

"Zealotry is often, it seems to me - a fundamentalism is just one form of it - an escape from anxiety. If you’re really scared, then the simple answer is going to be better than the complicated answer."