Querelle 06 What an immense

Querelle 06

What an immense mass of evil must allowing men to assume the right of anticipating what may happen. We must not only cease our present desire for the growth of the state, but we must desire its decrease, its People who talk of outlawing the atomic bomb are mistaken what needs to be outlawed is war. War is both the product of an earlier corruption, and a producer of new corruptions. About the quote : From The Conduct of Life 1951, republished 1970, page 13, Chapter 1, The Challenge to Renewal, Section 3, Diagnosis of Our Times. In war, the army is not merely a pure consumer, but a negative Misery, mutilation, destruction, terror, starvation and death characterize the process of war and form a principal part of the product. The greatest protection against war is a well educated populace. About the quote : Castetter was a WWI veteran; this quote is from the 1930s from p. 178 of the book A Page A Day, ed. by Kenneth Adams, published by. How does one prevail in war? Both sides have already lost. War is not its own end, except in some catastrophic slide into absolute damnation. The one pervading evil of democracy is the tyranny of the party that succeeds, by force or fraud, in carrying elections. Where you have a concentration of power in a few hands, all too frequently men with the mentality of gangsters get control. Everything secret degenerates, even the administration of justice. Wars a brain spattering windpipe splitting art. Dont talk to me about atrocities; all war is an atrocity. Whether or not patriotism is the last refuge of the scoundrel, national security can be the last refuge of the tyrant. One does not create a human society on mounds of corpses. Acts of terror have querelle 06 brought down liberal democracies. Acts of parliament have closed a few. General William E. Odom, US Army Ret. , Its quite fun to querelle 06 em, you know. Its a hell of a hoot. Its fun to shoot some people. Ill be right up front with you, I like brawling. About the quote : Comments from 2/1/05 conference in San Diego, California. Mattis commanded troops in Iraq and Afghanistan. Economically considered, war and revolution are always bad business. Society has arisen out of the works of peace; the essence of society is peacemaking. The attainment of the economic aims of man presupposes peace. The essence of so-called war prosperity; it enriches some by what it takes from others. It is not rising wealth but a shifting of querelle 06 and income. History has witnessed the failure of many endeavors to impose peace by war, cooperation by coercion, unanimity by slaughtering dissidents. A lasting order cannot be established by bayonets. The worst evils which mankind has ever had to endure were inflicted by bad governments. A lasting order cannot be established by bayonets. To defeat the aggressors is not enough to make peace durable. The main thing is to discard the ideology that generates war. Whoever wishes peace among peoples must fight statism. War prosperity is like the prosperity that an earthquake or a plague brings. Those who are asking for more government interference are asking ultimately for more compulsion and less freedom.

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