Destiny in space part 1 An

Destiny in space part 1

An army of principles can penetrate where an army of soldiers cannot. That there are men in all countries who get their living by war, and by keeping up the quarrels of Nations is as shocking as it is It is error only, and not truth, that shrinks from inquiry. He destiny in space part 1 is the author of a war lets loose the whole contagion of hell and opens a vein that bleeds a nation to death. If they can get you asking the wrong questions, they dont have to worry about answers. Most wars are started by well-fed people with time on their hands to dream up half-baked ideologies or grandiose ambitions, and to nurse real or imagined grievances. I am not blaming those who are resolved to rule, only those who show an even greater readiness to submit. It is useless to attack men who could not be controlled even if conquered, while failure would leave us in an even worse About the quote : Thucydides was a Athenian historian, born in the 5th century, BC. Here, he is quoting the Athenian general Nikias on the proposed invasion of Sicily during the Peloponnesian War. Love of power, operating through greed and through personal ambition, was the cause of all these evils. This president failed so miserably in diplomacy that we are now forced to war. Democracies become dictatorships if governments do not listen to the voice of the people. All war represents a failure of diplomacy. Justice itself tends to be corrupted by political passion. That meddling in other peoples conducted by the most discreet intrigue is now openly advocated under the name of intervention. Nations, like individuals, are punished for their transgressions. In modern war there is no such thing as victor and is only a loser, and the loser is mankind. U Thant, Burmese UN Secretary General If you kill one person you are a murderer. If you kill ten people you are a monster. If you kill ten thousand you are a national hero. No great dependence is to be placed on the eagerness of young soldiers for is agreeable to those who are strangers to it. Modern war and modern civilisation are utterly or the other must go. About destiny in space part 1 quote : Brittain was a British WWII-era anti-area-bombing activist. Quote from Among the Dead Cities, by Grayling Walker Co. , 200 Peace is the virtue of civilization. War is its crime. It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong. It would be easier to subjugate the entire universe through force than the minds of a single village. Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities. To the wicked, everything serves as pretext. All murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets. A standing army is a standing menace to liberty. The time has come to stop beating our heads against stone walls under the illusion that we have been appointed policeman to the human race. War is the only game in which both sides lose. We have met the enemy and he is us. About the quote : Cartoonist, notably of Pogo. lived 1913-1 Freedom is not nurtured by nations preparing for war.

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