My Favorite Quotes
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 Albert Einstein - “One cannot simultaneously prevent and prepare for war.”  
 Franklin D. Roosevelt - “The hand that held the dagger has thrust it into the nape of its neighbor's neck.”  
 Serj Tankian - “Why don't presidents fight the war Why do they always send the poor”  
 Serj Tankian - “Praise the Lord Pass the ammunition God wants you to go to war”  
 Dwight D. Eisenhower - “Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired signifies, in the final sense, a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and not clothed.”  
 Kurt Vonnegut - “What war has always been is a puberty ceremony. It's a very rough one, but you went away a boy and came back a man, maybe with an eye missing or whatever but godammit you were a man and people had to call you a man thereafter.”  
 Susan Sontag - “War-making is one of the few activities that people are not supposed to view ''realistically'' that is, with an eye to expense and practical outcome. In all-out war, expenditure is all-out, unprudent -- war being defined as an emergency in which no sacrifice is excessive.”  
 William Shakespeare - “Cry ''havoc'' and let loose the dogs of war, that this foul deed shall smell above the earth with carrion men, groaning for burial.”  
 Karl Kraus - “War first, one hopes to win then one expects the enemy to lose then, one is satisfied that he too is suffering in the end, one is surprised that everyone has lost.”  
 Rudyard Kipling - “If any question why we died, tell them, because our fathers lied.”  
 Charles Baudelaire - “The cannon thunders... limbs fly in all directions... one can hear the groans of victims and the howling of those performing the sacrifice... it's Humanity in search of happiness.”  
 Dorothy Sayers - “If it were not for the war, this war would suit me down to the ground.”  
 Franklin Roosevelt - “War is a contagion.”  
 Otto Bismarck - “Anyone who has ever looked into the glazed eyes of a soldier dying on the battlefield will think hard before starting a war.”  
 Marcus Cicero - “The sinews of war, a limitless supply of money.”  
 Karl Clausewitz - “War is regarded as nothing but the continuation of politics by other means.”  
 Douglas MacArthur - “I see that old flagpole still stands. Have your troops hoist the colors to its peak, and let no enemy ever haul them down.”  
 T.S. Eliot - “War is not a life it is a situation, one which may neither be ignored nor accepted.”  
 William Shakespeare - “We go to gain a little patch of ground that hath in it no profit but the name.”  
 Winston Churchill - “The United States is like giant boiler. Once the fire is lighted under it, there is no limit to the power it can generate.”  
 Alfred, Lord Tennyson - “Courage' he said, and pointed toward the land,'This mounting wave will roll us shorewards soon.'In the afternoon they came unto a landIn which it seem”  
 Gerard Manley Hopkins - “Towery city and branchy between towersCuckoo-echoing, bell-swarm”  
 Patricia Meyer Spacks - “The clich”  
 Edward Fitzgerald - “They say the Lion and the Lizard keepThe Courts where Jamsh d gloried and drank deepAnd Bahr”  
 Alfred, Lord Tennyson - “Ma”  

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