Posts Tagged: war

War and Peace

“The object of government in peace and in war is not the glory of rulers or of races, but the happiness of common man.” -William Beveridge Advertisements

War and Peace

“The object of government in peace and in war is not the glory of rulers or of races, but the happiness of common man.” -William Beveridge

Drawn lines lead to drawn swords

“Borders are scratched across the hearts of men, by strangers with a calm, judicial pen, and when the borders bleed we watch with dread the lines of ink along the map turn red” -Marya Mannes

Drawn lines lead to drawn swords

“Borders are scratched across the hearts of men, by strangers with a calm, judicial pen, and when the borders bleed we watch with dread the lines of ink along the map turn red” -Marya Mannes

A world gone wrong

“The world today doesn’t make sense, so why should I paint pictures that do?” -Pablo Picasso

A world gone wrong

“The world today doesn’t make sense, so why should I paint pictures that do?” -Pablo Picasso

Gee Brain, what do you want to do tonight?

“Just because some of us can read and write and do a little math, that doesn’t mean we deserve to conquer the universe.” -Kurt Vonnegut

Gee Brain, what do you want to do tonight?

“Just because some of us can read and write and do a little math, that doesn’t mean we deserve to conquer the universe.” -Kurt Vonnegut

Liberty, peace, justice

“Where there are too many policemen, there is no liberty. Where there are too many soldiers, there is no peace. Where there are too many lawyers, there is no justice.” -Lyn Yutang

Liberty, peace, justice

“Where there are too many policemen, there is no liberty. Where there are too many soldiers, there is no peace. Where there are too many lawyers, there is no justice.” -Lyn Yutang

Making war like you make love

“To wage a war for a purely moral reason is as absurd as to ravish a woman for a purely moral reason” -Henry Louis Mencken

Making war like you make love

“To wage a war for a purely moral reason is as absurd as to ravish a woman for a purely moral reason” -Henry Louis Mencken

Forgive, but don’t forget

“A merely fallen enemy may rise again, but the reconciled one is truly vanquished.” -Friedrich von Schiller

Forgive, but don’t forget

“A merely fallen enemy may rise again, but the reconciled one is truly vanquished.” -Friedrich von Schiller