Apparently considered one of the finest. I've only read the 1956 Penguin translation by N. J. Dawood; may take a stab at this one, too, after I finish Mommsen and Rostovtzeff on Rome and Finkel on the Ottoman Empire.
"More than any other time in history, mankind faces a crossroads. One path leads to despair and utter hopelessness. The other, to total extinction. Let us pray we have the wisdom to choose correctly." -- Woody Allen